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The Reverend Philip Milledoler (1775-1852)

Object Number: 
1965.5
Date: 
1832
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 33 x 26 in. ( 83.8 x 66 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Milledoler was born in Rhinebeck, New York, the son of John Muhlithaler, a Swiss immigrant, and Anna (Mitchell) Muhlithaler. He graduated from Columbia College in 1793 and became pastor of the Nassau Street German Reformed Church in New York by the time he was twenty. In 1813 he became pastor of the Collegiate Dutch Reformed Church in New York and he remained associated with that denomination for the rest of his life. He was appointed president of Rutgers College in 1825.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Beekman Family Association
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group