Newman Ivey White
|Newman Ivey White|
|Born||February 3, 1892
Statesville, North Carolina
|Died||December 6, 1948
|Statesville, North Carolina|
|Education||Trinity College of Duke University, Harvard|
|Spouse(s)||Marie Anne Updyke|
Newman Ivey White (1892–1948) was a professor of English at Duke University. He was born February 3, 1892 in Statesville, North Carolina. He was a noted Shelley scholar, as well as a collector of American folklore, including folk songs and Duke limericks. He served as Professor of English at Trinity College and Duke University from 1919 to 1948.** A professorship at Duke has been named in his honor.
- An Anthology of Verse by American Negroes 1924
- American Negro Folk Songs 1928
- Shelley 1940
- Portrait of Shelley 1945
- Preliminary Inventory of the Newman Ivey White Papers, University Archives, Duke University.
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