Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 29] >> Congaree Boat Horn by Moonlight [Introduction] (Manuscript)

Item informationTitle: Congaree Boat Horn by Moonlight [Introduction] (Manuscript)
Genre: Miscellany
Publication informationVolume: B

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      Digitization Digital collection: William Gilmore Simms Digital Collection
      Rights: Digital Copyright © 2013, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208
      Resource Identifier: SB_18xx_116


      Description ''What is called in Carolina the Congaree Boat ...''

      Manuscript reads:  Congaree Boat Horn by Moonlight | [rule]
      Notes Position: center

      Manuscript is a prose piece describing the Congaree boat horn, an instrument that figures in the poem ''Congaree Boat Horn by Moonlight,'' published in Southern and Western, II (Dec. 1845), 376-77; Areytos (1846), 77-78; and Poems: Descriptive, Dramatic, Legendary and Contemplative, II (1853), 117-18.