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Tartan Details - Western Illinois University

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Western Illinois University" tartan is shown below. 

Reference: 11391
Designer: Cannon, Michael
Tartan date: 01/08/2015
Registration date: 29 October 2015
Category: Corporate
Restrictions: Yes. This tartan may not be woven or produced in any form without written permission from: WIU Marketing and Trademark Licensing Office Western Illinois University [email protected] 309-298-1861
The tartan can only be produced under licence. WIU Marketing and Trademarking c/o Teresa Little, 1 University Circle, 303 Sherman Hall Macomb, IL 61455-1390

The design right for this tartan is held by WIU under the US Copyright Act- 17 USC. Formal registration is pending.
Registration notes: A corporate tartan for Western Illinois University (WIU) founded in 1899 as the Western Illinois State Normal School. The school has evolved through several name changes – Western Illinois State Teachers College in 1921, Western Illinois State College in 1947 and Western Illinois University in 1957. The colours purple and gold, inspired by the surrounding “vast golden prairie strewn with purple coneflowers”, have symbolised WIU since 1902.
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