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Site of Funeral of President John F. Kennedy

The Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle

Has been Placed on the

National Register of Historic Places

By the United States Department of the Interior

Construction begun 1893. Dedicated 1913. Build to replace the earlier church of St. Matthew located at 15th and H Streets NW from 1840 to 1910. Site of funeral of President John F. Kennedy November 25, 1963.

Historical info on the cathedral: http://www.streetsofwashington.com/2015/09/st-matthews-cathedral-papal-destination.html?q=pope

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