Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: Moonshaft./ Sacrifice for Liberty. (Two Items)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: D
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  • Publication date: [1863-10-29]


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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: SD_18xx_245
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Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
  • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
Composition history ''Moonshaft'':

Charleston Mercury (Oct. 29, 1863). [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 338)]


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''Sacrifice for Liberty'':

Charleston Mercury (Oct. 29, 1863). [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 384)]
Description ''See where the sudden moonshaft through the woods ...''

Clipping reads: [double rule] | MOONSHAFT. | [rule] | [text of ''Moonshaft''] | [rule] | SACRIFICE FOR LIBERTY. | [rule] | [text of ''Sacrifice for Liberty'']
Notes Position: bottom left

The two poems appear together in same clipping from the Charleston Mercury.