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St. Joseph Catholic Church, Leroy, N.D.
St. Joseph Catholic Church, Leroy, N.D.
TitleSt. Joseph Catholic Church, Leroy, N.D.
Date of Original2004?
CreatorHartje, Zelda
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThis photograph shows St. Joseph Catholic Church in Pembina County. It is a wooden structure with a steeple. Trees are visible in the background.
General SubjectReligion
Subject (LCTGM)Catholic churches
Wooden churches
Organization NameSt. Joseph Catholic Church (Leroy, N.D.)
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Leroy (N.D.)
Item NumberPCHS-5188
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original13 x 18 cm
Transcription"St. Joseph Catholic Church Leroy, North Dakota. Built in 1895, this is the second building to serve as the oldest Catholic parish in the county. The church was closed in 2005" Printed on label.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryThe name Pembina is derived from the Chippewa Indian term for the high bush cranberry which grew in profusion along the Pembina River. Anepeminan Sipi means Redberry River. With the pronunciation of the French Metis, anepeminan could very easily become Pembina.
Bibliographic ReferencePembina Centennial Committee. A History of Pembina County. 1967, 4.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPembina County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5188)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to Pembina County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationPembina County Historical Society
Zelda Hartje
13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, ND 58220
Phone: (701) 265-4941
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmPCHS5188
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