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Created by Theo Alice Ruggles Kitson and erected in 1951 by the Spanish-American War Veterans and Auxiliaries of Texas, this...
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Hiker-Spanish American War Monument 1

Texas State Capitol - Austin, Texas

Created by Theo Alice Ruggles Kitson and erected in 1951 by the Spanish-American War Veterans and Auxiliaries of Texas, this monument recognizes veterans of the Spanish-American War (1891-1902). The Americans referred to themselves as “Hikers” in this war. Photo © copyright by Rob Greebon.