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Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Epiphany Catholic Church

Est. 1925

 
 
Epiphany Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 2, 2018
1. Epiphany Catholic Church Marker
Inscription.  In 1923 the Archbishop authorized the establishment of the Epiphany Mission where African Americans created a new community under the leadership of the Josephite Fathers. In 1925 the church was built and the mission became Epiphany Parish
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansChurches & Religion.
 
Location. 38° 54.455′ N, 77° 3.385′ W. Marker is in Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on Dumbarton Street Northwest east of 28th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2712 Dumbarton Street Northwest, Washington DC 20007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Baptist Church, Georgetown (within shouting distance of this marker); Margaret Peters and Roumania Peters Walker (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rose Park Recreation Center (about 500 feet away); Mount Zion United Methodist Church and Heritage Center, and the Female Union Band Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Early African American Georgetown
Epiphany Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 2, 2018
2. Epiphany Catholic Church Marker
(about 600 feet away); Mt. Zion United Methodist Church Parsonage (about 600 feet away); Herring Hill (about 700 feet away); The Colonial (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 93 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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