Newton, John, 1725-1807.
Biography and History
John Newton was an English clergyman who had been a captain of slave ships. He authored numerous hymns including the famous "Amazing Grace."
Source: From the finding aid for C0192
Call Number: C0134
Consists of poetry manuscripts, documents, pictorial works, correspondence, and miscellanea relating to the English poet William Cowper (1731-1800), and to his circle of family, friends, and editors, collected by Neilson Campbell Hannay.
Call Number: C0192
Consists of selected manuscripts and letters of eighteenth-century English clergyman and hymnist John Newton.