Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
St. Mark's Church
[National Register Plaque:]
Congregation established, 1867
Church construction begun, 1888
Listed in the
National Register of Historic Places by the
United States Department of the Interior
in 1973 under the provisions of the
Historic Properties Preservation Act of 1966
[Cornerstone below plaque:]
[Another plaque on the church:]
as the Pro-Cathedral of the
Diocese of Washington by the
Henry Yates Satterlee
First Bishop of Washington
October 1896 and continued as such
until October 1902
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
Location. 38° 53.312′ N, 77° 0.112′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on A Street Southeast east of 3rd Street Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 A Street Southeast, Washington DC 20003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Capitol in Flames (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Destroying the Library (about 400 feet away); Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); Florida House (about 700 feet away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Gardens Over the Top (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post 8 (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
Also see . . . St. Mark's Episcopal Church History. (Submitted on April 12, 2018, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.