1871 - 1954Springville native - Griffith Institute 1889, Cornell U All American - 1894, won 313 college football games while coaching ar Cornell, Carlisle, Georgia, Iowa, Pittsburgh, Stanford and Temple from 1895-1938. Invented: single and double wing formations, body block, three point stance for backs, and fiber padding. Pioneered: spiral pass, spiral punt, hidden ball, bootleg, and jersey numbers. Among his All-American players was the legendary Jim Thorpe, baseball, football and Olympic track champion. "Pop" was voted Associated Press "Top Coach of All Time" in 1954. Thank you "Pop" Warner.
|Placed By||The People of Erie County|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 9:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 691942 N 4708907|
|Decimal Degrees||42.50873333, -78.66370000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 30.524', W 78° 39.822'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 30' 31.44" N, 78° 39' 49.32" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 17 Franklin St, Springville NY 14141, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.