Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook D >> [Page 173] >> The Palmetto Flag in Battle.

Item informationTitle: The Palmetto Flag in Battle.
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: D
  • Publication date: [1858-08-17]

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_470

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    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history Lays of the Palmetto: A Tribute to the South Carolina Regiment, in the War with Mexico (1848), 26.

    Charleston Mercury (Aug. 17, 1858). [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 216)]
    Description ''FIVE times that flag went down amid the fight, ...''

    Clipping reads: [double rule] | From Simms's Lays of the Palmetto. | The Palmetto Flag in Battle. 
    Notes Position: bottom right

    Parts of the last two lines in the first stanza are illegible.