Wlliam Gilmore Simms

William Gilmore Simms Timeline


This timeline serves to orient one to the life of Simms and his family, key events of the era important to that life, and selected publications that issued during Simms's career. It is divided into slightly overlapping sections: Simms's antecedents, his youth, his maturity, his old age, and his later critical reception and treatment. As appropriate, additional points will be added.

William Gilmore Simms Timeline
Antedecents Open

Early Years Open

Mature Years Open

Late Years Open

Posthumous Career Open