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St Joseph, Michigan, USA

"St. Joseph, a post-village in the above township, on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of St. Joseph's river, 194 miles W. of Detroit. It carries on an active trade in lumber and fruit to supply the boats of the lake and the Chicago market. The bridge which crosses the river at this place cost $15,000. Population, in 1853, 800."

A New and Complete Gazetteer of the United States: Giving a Full and Comprehensive Review of the Present Condition, Industry, and Resources of the American Confederacy ...
Thomas Baldwin (of Philadelphia.)Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1854
Philadelphia : Lippincott, Grambo & Company 1854.



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  • 1854 - St. Joseph
    St. Joseph, a post-village in the above township, on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of St. Joseph's river, 194 miles W. of Detroit. It carries on an...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Saint Joseph
    Saint Joseph, a post-village in St. Joseph township, Berrien co., Mich., on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, about 60 miles by...Read MORE...


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    Fountain on Lake Front, St. Joseph Mich.
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    Fishing on South Pier, St. Joseph, Mich.
  • 1906
    Saint Joseph, a city and resort, capital of Berrien co., Mich., on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, 1$ miles W. of Benton Harbor. ...Read MORE...


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    Edgewater Park
    St. Joseph, Mich.
    "Home of the St. Joseph Auscos"
  • News 1945 - St. Joseph Child Dies Of Burns. Victim's Father Is Marine On Okinawa.
    Patricia Ann Randall, three-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ora Randall, 504 Lake street, died early this morning at the St. Joseph sanitarium of...Read MORE...




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Fountain on Lake Front, St. Joseph Mich.

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Fishing on South Pier, St. Joseph, Mich.

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  • 1854 - St. Joseph
    St. Joseph, a post-village in the above township, on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of St. Joseph's river, 194 miles W. of Detroit. It carries on an... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Saint Joseph
    Saint Joseph, a post-village in St. Joseph township, Berrien co., Mich., on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, about 60 miles by... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Saint Joseph, a city and resort, capital of Berrien co., Mich., on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, 1$ miles W. of Benton Harbor. ... Read MORE...

  • News  1945 - St. Joseph Child Dies Of Burns. Victim's Father Is Marine On Okinawa.
    Patricia Ann Randall, three-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ora Randall, 504 Lake street, died early this morning at the St. Joseph sanitarium of... Read MORE...

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