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ST. JOHN'S CHURCH, LAFAYETTE SQUARE

The History and Heritage of the Church of the Presidents, Washington, DC

By Richard Grimmett
Print Versions
Softcover
Price: $12.95

Format: Softcover
ISBN 13: 978-1-934248-53-9
LCCN: 2009924420
Trim Size: 6" x 9"
Number of Pages: 360
Publisher: Mill City Press
Publication Date: 6/1/2009

History of St. John's Church, "The Church of the Presidents" in Washington, D.C. A registered national historic landmark, which was built in 1816. Every President from James Madison to the present has attended at least one service here. The site of numerous weddings, funerals and special memorial services of some of the most famous and important political figures in American history. The book gives not only an overview history of the church, but tells many stories of the major incidents in the lives of the national figures who attended services at the church. It will be fully documented with several endnotes per chapter, and with several photos of the church and the Presidents to be printed as half-tones within the book, together with a detailed index.