Wildcat Evolution

Wildcat Evolution (HMQRA)

Location: Hutchinson, KS 67502 Reno County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 4.598', W 97° 55.713'

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[Kansas State University]

"Originally known as the Aggies," the term "Wildcats" was first adopted for Kansas State University athletic teams in 1915 when football coach "Jawn" Bender called his players wildcats after they fought to a 0 - 0 tie with Missouri.

"Willie the Wildcat" is the oldest active logo, having been introduced in the early 1960's. The Powercat logo arrived in 1989 and was first used by the football team. Today, it is the most popular mark in sales in the history of K-State.
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HM NumberHMQRA
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 2:31pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 593973 N 4214859
Decimal Degrees38.07663333, -97.92855000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 4.598', W 97° 55.713'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 4' 35.88" N, 97° 55' 42.78" W
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Area Code(s)620, 316
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 177-199 Grandstand Ave, Hutchinson KS 67502, US
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