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Affiliated with the Local History Network of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the Iowa Museum Association.
In addition to his professional responsibilities, Fitzgerald was a member of the board of directors of FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF DUBUQUE, DUBUQUE BUILDING AND LOAN ASSOCIATION, and vice-president of the Dubuque Thrift Plan Industrial Bank. He was president of the Dubuque Junior Chamber of Commerce, DUBUQUE BOYS' CLUB, Community Chest Campaign, and the Rotary Club.
In 1968 Dr. Fitzgerald received the Distinguished Service Award from the Alumni Association of the University of Iowa. In 1969 the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Oral Surgeons held in San Francisco was dedicated to him.
"Oral Surgeons to Honor Fitzgerald," Telegraph-Herald, October 19, 1969, p. 27