Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook F (Part II) >> [Page 132] >> The Conscript (Page 122)

Item informationTitle: The Conscript (Page 122)
Genre: Short Stories
Publication informationVolume: F (Part II)
  • Publication date: 1838-08

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: SF2_18xx_291

    Places of publication:

    Composition history Southern Literary Journal (Aug. 1838), 122-129 [Source of clipping].
    Description ''THE battle of Preuss-Eylau, commonly called that of Eylau, ...''

    Clipping reads: THE CONSCRIPT. | [editorial introduction]
    Notes Position: whole page

    This story is fronted by a manuscript page reading ''The Conscript. A Tale'' in Simms's Hand; taken alongside Simms's known editorship of the SLJ at this point, this is almost certainly by Simms, even though it is unsigned.