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Peter Fiske, also known as Daddy Peter, was born in New York City and has been a Leatherman since March 1964. He is a Stonewall veteran and member of Stonewall Veterans Association (SVA) New York, NY. Peter is S.F. Leather Daddy XXI and he is Chairman of Delta International, Chairman Emeritus of the 15 Association, member of the Chicago Hellfire Club, and a co-founder of the Breast Cancer Emergency Fund (BCEF) of SF. His community service includes: board member and president of SF AIDS Emergency Fund and board member of SF LGBT Pride.
Peter’s awards include two Pantheon of Leather Awards and one Pantheon Lifetime Achievement Award. Peter has also been honored with the Hank Cook Service award by AEF San Francisco and by SFLGBT Pride with the 2005 Heritage of Pride award for longtime service to the SFLGBT community.
Daddy Peter is a well-known educator and has presented at hundreds of events over the years, including many times at San Francisco Leathermen’s Discussion Group (LDG). He has also presented at Avatar, Inferno, Delta, the 15 Association, Society of Janus, and at numerous events all over the US. Peter has worked for inclusion and acceptance for all in BDSM and Leather. His motto is Play Hard, Live Free, support the Leather Archives and Museum, and always tip your bartenders generously.
Sources: San Francisco Leathermen’s Discussion Group website. http://www.sfldg.org Conversations and emails with Peter Fiske
The Peter Fiske Collection contains a scene book and five photograph binders.
Restrictions on Access
Photographs in Series 2, Binder 1 depict Chicago Hellfire Club’s Inferno XVI, 1987, are restricted and cannot be accessed without written consent from the Chicago Hellfire Club.
The Coulter "Colt" Thomas Collection, Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois. Vertical Files Collection, The 15 Association, Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois. Leathers and Uniforms Collection, Leather jacket, RCID# 2003006301, Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois. Photograph collection, Box 50 Tab 10; Box 9 Tab 85; Box 11 Tab 112; Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois. Oral History interview with Alan Selby, Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois (Fall 2001; interviewed by Peter Fiske) Film and Video Collection, Whipping Tape, RCID# 2008129201; 15 Tape, RCID# 2010056001, Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois. Oral History interview with The 15 Association, Leather Archives and Museum, Chicago, Illinois (1994-10-02; interviewed by Joseph Bean)
Records were donated in 1 box. The pages of the scene book were removed from its original hardback black three-ring National Brand binder and transferred to archival folders for preservation purposes.