Newton, Caroline, 1893--
Biography and History
Caroline Newton worked for the American Service Committee in Europe after World War I. She met Thomas Mann in Berlin in 1929. When Hitler came to power, she offered Mann and his family the use of her house in Jamestown, R.I., and later helped them find a home in Princeton, N.J. After Mann's death, she established a series of commemorations in his honor, and helped to create a Mann collection at Princeton.
Source: From the finding aid for C0517
Call Number: C0517
Consists of writings, correspondence, and miscellaneous materials of the American translator and writer Caroline Newton. The majority of the materials relate to Thomas Mann, of whom Newton was a close friend and supporter.
Call Number: C1214
Consists of selected correspondence, manuscripts, and photographs of the Anglo-American poet W. H. Auden, one of the most acclaimed poets of the 20th century.