Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint Augustine Catholic Church
Oldest Black Catholic Church in the Nation's Capital
—The Site of the Original —
Location. 38° 54.267′ N, 77° 2.067′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 15th Street, N.W. north of L Street, N.W., on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1150 15th St NW, Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Linotype Model 31 (here, next to this marker); Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Metropolitan AME Church (about 500 feet away); Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away); Major General George H. Thomas (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General James B. McPherson (approx. 0.2 miles away); United Mine Workers of America Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Presidents' Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This link is to the marker at the present church. On this page you will find a photograph of the church that once stood on this site.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,090 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. 4. submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 5, 6. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. 7. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 8. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on January 27, 2017.
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