Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook F (Part I) >> [Page 59] >> [Untitled Poem: Shades of our Fathers!] (Manuscript Continued)

Item informationTitle: [Untitled Poem: Shades of our Fathers!] (Manuscript Continued)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: F (Part I)

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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: SF_18xx_166


      Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
      • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
      Composition history ''An Appeal.''  Charleston Courier (Feb. 19, 1834).

      ''Shades of Our Fathers.  An Ode.''  Southern Literary Messenger, XXXIV (Feb.-Mar. 1862), 104-105.

      ''Ode—Shades of Our Fathers.''  Charleston Courier (Feb. 4, 1864).
      Description ''Swear by your father's [illegible]—your rights, ...''

      Notes Position: entire page

      This manuscript appears to be a version of the 1834 publication of this poem, as the two from the 1860s have been reworked to bring in concerns relevant to the Civil War.