a city in NW Missouri, on the Missouri River.
a river in SW Michigan and NW Indiana, flowing W and S to Lake Michigan at Benton Harbor. 210 miles (338 km) long.
a river in S Michigan, NW Ohio, and NE Indiana, flowing SE and SW to join the St. Marys River in forming the Maumee River. 100 miles (161 km) long.
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How to use St. Joseph in a sentence
Revel in Wild West lore at the Pony Express National Museum and Jesse James Home Museum in St Joseph, just outside KC.
We landed on the northern shore of the large island of St. Joseph, which occupies the jaws of those expanded straits.The Indian in his Wigwam | Henry R. Schoolcraft
I found a flourishing village, having a population of something over 2,000, and prettily situated on the St. Joseph River.Ocean to Ocean on Horseback | Willard Glazier
I did not turn back, but revolving all these matters in my mind, reached the city of St. Joseph.Personal Recollections of Pardee Butler | Pardee Butler
Left our camping ground and traveled 14 miles to St. Joseph.Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 | E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
St. Joseph is quite a village, and doing a great deal of business at this time.Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 | E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls