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St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
Roman Catholic
1828 Jay St
Detroit, Michigan 48207
Wayne County
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Construction: 1870-1873

Architect: Francis G. Himpler

Architect’s City: New York

Date of Alterations: c.1911



Architect of Alterations: Donaldson and Meier

Alterations Architect’s City: Detroit

Number of Pictorial Windows: 9

Number of Non-pictorial Windows: 20

Archival Sources: National Register nomination; plans of church; himpler drawings; Western home Journal 2/8/1872; Detroit Stained Glass archives; Burton Historical collection; Detroit Public Library; parish bulletins

Window of the Month February 2007

St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
MSGC: 1993.0064

Census Coordinator:
William M. Worden

Studio Name
Detroit Stained Glass Works, The

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