William Birch, Rev. William White, D.D., ca. 1830, enameled copper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1951.3.2
William White (1748-1836) was the first bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States. He was influential in the development of this new religion and created a constitution for the church similar in its ideas to the Constitution of the United States. White served as bishop from 1787 until his death in 1836.
Rev. William White, D.D.
- ca. 1830
- On View
- Not on view.
sight 1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (4.4 x 3.8 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
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- enameled copper
- Portrait male – White, William – bust
- Occupation – religion – clergy
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