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1936

The Mountain honorary society selected the first official buckskin-clad Mountaineer from the WVU student body

Other events that happened on or around 1936

1972

The Mountaineer mascot figure was first used in commerce

Other events that happened on or around 1972

1985

The WVU Mountaineer mascot figure was registered as a U.S. trademark

Other events that happened on or around 1985

1990

Natalie Tennant became the first female WVU Mountaineer mascot

Other events that happened on or around 1990


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