Original Author: Brady–Handy Photograph Collection
Created: Between 1855 and 1865
Medium: Wet collodion glass-plate negative
William Campbell Preston
William Campbell Preston, a lawyer who served as a U.S. senator from South Carolina from 1833 to 1842, is the subject of this three-quarter-length portrait made from a glass-plate negative. This image is part of the Brady-Handy Photograph Collection at the Library of Congress.