Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook D >> [Page 233] >> [Excerpt from Our Union — A National Ode.]

Item informationTitle: [Excerpt from Our Union — A National Ode.]
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: D

    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_654


      Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
      • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
      Composition history Charleston City Gazette (July 8, 1831).

      Charleston Courier (July 8, 1831).
      Description ''Whence came that band, the brave, select, ...''

      Notes Position: bottom left, obscured by ''The Peace in Elis.— A Scene in Greece.''

      Clipping begins with fifth stanza of poem and continues through the end.

      Part of the seventh stanza is crossed out and another part is missing altogether.

      An alternate version of poem appears in manuscript form on [Page 27] of [Scrapbook D].