Wlliam Gilmore Simms
The Simms Review (Vol 14: No 1) >> An Unpublished Introduction to The Scout Written in the Bicentennial Year of the Revolutionary War >> Page 32

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Secondary Scholarship | 2006
Transcription after Yorktown. The war in the

backcountry was slow in winding down,

and it took long after the war's end for

law and order to be again established

there.




8 Sept. 1781 Battle of Eutaw Springs, Orangeburg

County.




The British are confined to Charleston.




14 Dec. 1782 Evacuation of Charleston by the British











SACK AND DESTRUCTION





OF THE







CITY OF COLUMBIA S.C.





TO WHICH IS ADDED




A LIST OF PROPERTY DESTROYED






COLUMBIA, S.c :
POWER PRESS OF DAILY PHOENIX
1865.



Title page for the 1865 pamphlet

version of Simms's account.


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