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St. Joseph in Berrien County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Old St. Joseph Neighborhood

 
 
Old St. Joseph Neighborhood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 26, 2013
1. Old St. Joseph Neighborhood Marker
Inscription. During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, local river captains, mill owners, merchants and other professionals built homes in this neighborhood. Over one hundred of their homes remain. They exemplify popular architectural styles ranging from Spanish Colonial Revival to American Foursquare. Of particular interest are the elegant Queen Anne style homes. The Old St. Joseph Neighborhood is recognized as a state historic district.
 
Erected 1984 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number L1019A.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 42° 6.107′ N, 86° 29.281′ W. Marker is in St. Joseph, Michigan, in Berrien County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Sutherland Street, on the left when traveling south on State Street. Click for map. Marker is at northeast corner of intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Joseph MI 49085, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Joseph Maritime Heritage (approx. half a mile away); Lighthouses on the Pier (approx. half a mile away); La Salle Memorial
Old St. Joseph Neighborhood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 26, 2013
2. Old St. Joseph Neighborhood Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Lighthouses on the Bluff (approx. half a mile away); Eleven Inch Dahlgren (approx. half a mile away); Silver Beach Amusement Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); United States Life Saving Service (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Miami (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in St. Joseph.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Old St. Joseph Neighborhood image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 26, 2013
3. Old St. Joseph Neighborhood
Looking north on State Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 310 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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