Karl Jaeckel

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Karl Jaeckel

Mile High Squares
Rocky Mountain Rainbeaus
Received 10 Year Medallion at Remake The Circle in 1993
Received 20 Year Medallion at Anchors Aweigh With a Half-Sashay in 2003
Received 25 Year Medallion at Touch A Quarter Century in 2008
Received 30 Year Medallion at Weave Your Heart in San Francisco in 2013
Served on the IAGSDC Executive Committee as Vice Chair, 1989-1990

Karl Jaeckel is the archivist for both the IAGSDC and the Rocky Mountain Rainbeaus. He lives in Denver, CO, and maintains a substantial archive of ephemeral materials relating to the IAGSDC.

Karl was instrumental in the formation of two gay square dance clubs, Mile High Squares and the Rocky Mountain Rainbeaus, and the IAGSDC.

He attended the 1983 meeting in Miami at which the IAGSDC was founded. He was a founding member and first instructor for the Rocky Mountain Rainbeaus.

Golden Boot Award

In 1990, Freeman Stamper presented Karl with the Golden Boot Award.
In 1991, Karl presented the award to Harlan Kerr.