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Preston, William C.

Preston, William C.
Historical Note
William Campbell Preston (1794-1860) attended Washington College (now Washington and Lee University) and South Carolina College (now University of South Carolina). He also studied law in Scotland and practiced in Virginia and later in South Carolina. He served in the South Carolina House of Representatives and in the United States Senate. William Campbell Preston was president of South Carolina College. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/William C. Preston.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Preston Family Papers, 1755-1836