James Milholland

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James Milholland
President of the
Pennsylvania State University

In office
Preceded by Ralph Dorn Hetzel
Succeeded by Milton S. Eisenhower
Personal details
Born (1887-10-25)October 25, 1887[1]
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died February 14, 1956(1956-02-14) (aged 68)[2]
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

James Milholland (October 25, 1887 – February 14, 1956) was acting President of the Pennsylvania State University, serving from the death of Ralph Dorn Hetzel in 1947 until 1950. He later worked as a judge. He died after multiple heart attacks in 1956.[3]

Minholland graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1911, where he had been an undergraduate member of Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity.[4]


  1. ^ Who's who in American education: a biographical dictionary of eminent living ... - Google Books. Books.google.ca. Retrieved 2012-07-13. 
  2. ^ https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=49MjAAAAIBAJ&sjid=CGwDAAAAIBAJ&pg=4367,828219&dq=james+milholland+judge&hl=en
  3. ^ http://digitalnewspapers.libraries.psu.edu/Repository/DCG/1956/02/15/036-DCG-1956-02-15-001-SINGLE.pdf
  4. ^ Earl F. Schoening, ed. (November 1947). "Acting President, Alumni news item". The Signet, a magazine for members of Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity: Vol XXXIX, No. 4, pg 367.