Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook D >> [Page 41] >> The Coming Change.

Item informationTitle: The Coming Change.
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: D
  • Publication date: 1867-02-11

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: SD_18xx_133

    Places of publication:

    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    • Pseudonymous Publications of William Gilmore Simms
    Composition history Charleston Mercury (Feb. 11, 1867). [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler, Poetry 353)]

    Columbia Daily Phoenix (Feb. 13, 1867). 

    Description ''Still Winter howls, but, in his cry, ...''

    Clipping reads: [double rule] | MONDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 11, 1867. | [double rule] | The Coming Change. | [rule]  
    Notes Position: top left, partially obscuring ''To My Infant Daughter — Sleeping''

    Kibler notes that the pseudonym ''Hampden-Sydney'' may have been inspired by the college in Virginia of the same name. The college was named for the English statesmen John Hampden and Algernon Sydney (Kibler, Pseudonymous 55).