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Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Hiker

 
 
The Hiker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
1. The Hiker Marker
Front Panel
Inscription.
In Memory of her sons who served in the Army and Navy of the United States during the War with Spain and the campaigns incident thereto, 1898-1902. This monument is erected by the County of Allegheny 1925.
Cuba, Porto Rico, China Relief Expedition, Philippines
14th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry
18th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (Duquesne Greys)
Battery “B” Pennsylvania Volunteer Artillery (Hampton Battalion)

 
Erected 1925.
 
Location. 40° 26.508′ N, 79° 57.03′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on Schenley Drive. Touch for map. Near Frick Fine Arts Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4127 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh PA 15213, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schenley Park Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Carnegie (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fourth Ward Memorial (about 600 feet away); Barney Dreyfuss (about 600 feet away); Forbes Field (about 600 feet away); Diplodocus carnegii (about 700 feet away); Victor Herbert (about 700 feet away); Schenley Park (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
The Hiker Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
2. The Hiker Marker
Back Panel
The Hiker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
3. The Hiker
1925 Statue by Allen G. Newman, designed in 1904.
The Hiker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
4. The Hiker
The Hiker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
5. The Hiker
"The Hiker" Copyrighted 1904<br>Allen G. Newman Sc. image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
6. "The Hiker" Copyrighted 1904
Allen G. Newman Sc.
Mothers' Tree image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
7. Mothers' Tree
This Tree
Dedicated to
the Mothers of the
Defenders of our
Nation
Mothers Day
May 9, 1926
Mothers' Tree image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
8. Mothers' Tree
Two plane trees flank the Hiker. One dedicated to the Mothers of the Defenders and another dedicated to the Wives.
Veterans Association<br>28th Division<br>107th Field Artillery image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
9. Veterans Association
28th Division
107th Field Artillery
Wives' Tree image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
10. Wives' Tree
This Tree
Dedicated to
the Wives of the
Defenders of our
Nation
Mothers Day
May 9, 1926
Wives' Tree image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 16, 2016
11. Wives' Tree
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 12, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 27, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   7, 8, 9. submitted on November 6, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   10, 11. submitted on November 11, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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