Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 99] >> The Day After

Item informationTitle: The Day After
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
  • Publication date: 1867-11-09[?]

Time periods

    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_328


    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''Ballad.''  Columbia Daily Phoenix (May 20, 1865).

    ''The Day After.''  Southern Society, I (Nov. 9, 1867), 45. [Conjectured source of clipping.]
    Description ''Roar and revel, revel and roar, ...

    Clipping reads:  [double rule] | THE DAY AFTER. | [rule} | BY W. GILMORE SIMMS, LL.D. | [rule]
    Notes Position: top left.

    Though Kibler does not list this poem as appearing in Scrapbook B, the first line and title match the poem appearing as ''The Day After'' in the Nov. 9, 1867 edition of Southern Society, thus supplying the conjecture that this clipping comes from that publication.