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Statue of St. Stephen Martyr

 
 
Statue of St. Stephen Martyr Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
1. Statue of St. Stephen Martyr Marker
Inscription.
This ceramic Statue of St. Stephen Martyr,
the first Christian martyr,
is the work of the nationally known sculptor
Felix G. W. deWeldon
who is best known for the
Iwo Jima Memorial in Arlington, Virginia

 
Erected by St. Stephen Catholic Church.
 
Location. 38° 54.198′ N, 77° 3.171′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest south of L Street NW, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2436 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC 20037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Signing of the Rush-Bagot Agreement (within shouting distance of this marker); The Manila House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sheen Hok Gate (approx. mile away); Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (approx. mile away); During the years following the Civil War (approx. mile away); Liberty Baptist Church (approx. mile away); Before the 1800s (approx. mile away); The American Meridian (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Also see . . .
1. Saint Stephen Martyr Catholic Church (Washington, D.C.)
Statue of St. Stephen Martyr Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
2. Statue of St. Stephen Martyr Marker
. (Submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
2. Saint Stephen. (Submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
3. Felix de Weldon. (Submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicChurches & Religion
 
Statue of St. Stephen Martyr image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
3. Statue of St. Stephen Martyr
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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