Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Russian Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas
—[Saint Nicholas Cathedral - Orthodox Church in America] —
This parish was founded in 1930 for the purpose of religious worship, and to perpetuate the memory of all Russians who gave their lives for their country and their faith during the tragic years of World War I and the Russian Revolution.
Erected by St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church.
Location. 38° 55.489′ N, 77° 4.117′ W. Marker is in Northwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Edmunds Street, NW, west of Massachusetts Avenue, NW. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3500 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The National War Memorial Shrine of the Russian Orthodox Church of America (a few steps from this marker); St. Vladimir Millennial Bell Tower (a few steps from this marker); Crown Princess Märtha of Norway (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral Cornerstone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bishop Aimilianos Laloussis Herb Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Road to Fort Duquesne (approx. 0.4 miles away); All Hallows Guild (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Northwest.
Also see . . . St. Nicholas Cathedral - Orthodox Church in America...: "History of the parish". (Submitted on May 29, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Russian-Americans; Georgian-Americans; cathedral; shrine; Orthodox Church in America.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.