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Donated in 1997 by Samuel McBride Pringle, descendant of Samuel McBride Pringle’s (1839-1862) brother, William Judson Pringle (1834-1905).

Custodial History

According to a 1995 letter in the collection, the photograph and several letters from 1920s came from Bill Shuler.

Related Material

  • Student Academic Reports, Samuel M. Pringle. 1860, Furman University Archives RG 45/005
  • Object ID #08.06.002 Small gold rhombus-shaped pin. Inscribed "1852," "Excelsior," a Greek word, and "Gamma Sigma Pi." Small gold pin purported to be from Pringle's time at Furman. Furman University Archives, RG 27/005 Memorabilia and Artifacts, Box 5
  • Hugh R. Garden Civil War Correspondence, 1861, 1864-1865. Furman University Special Collections
  • McNeill, Alexander, Mac Wyckoff, and Cora Lee Godsey Starling. The Civil War Letters of Alexander McNeill, 2nd South Carolina Infantry Regiment. 2016.

Access and Use

Access and Restrictions

Open to research without restrictions. Researchers are advised to contact Special Collections and Archives prior to visiting.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Samuel McBride Pringle Civil War Correspondence, [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections and Archives, Furman University, Greenville, S.C.