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St. Paul's Catholic Church, Onaway, Michigan: artists Peter and Christel Brahm

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Building

St. Joseph Oratory, formerly St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
church
Roman Catholic
1828 Jay St
Detroit, Michigan 48207
Wayne County
Web Address: http://saint-joseph-detroit.org/

About

Construction: 1870-1873

Architect: Francis G. Himpler

Architect’s City: New York

Date of Alterations: c.1911

1893

1883

Architect of Alterations: Donaldson and Meier

Alterations Architect’s City: Detroit

Number of Pictorial Windows: 9

Number of Non-pictorial Windows: 20

Floor Plan Sketch: Download


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, 6/22/1989
Window descriptions updated and additional images added by Michael Surdyk, 11/2016.



Studio Name
Detroit Stained Glass Works, The
Tyrolese Art Glass Company
Mayer (Franz) and Company

Windows
Dials of the Guard of Honor of the Sacred Heart
Christ giving keys to Peter
St. Ambrose and St. Boniface
Ornamental
Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem
Death of Joseph
Grisaille Window
Ornamental
IHS
Ornamental
The Lamb of God
Ornamental
Ornamental
View of Bethlehem
St. Bernard and St. Augustine
Ornamental
The Seven Sacraments
Ornamental
Good Shepherd Friedland Memorial Window
Holy Family with John the Baptist and John the Evangelist