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Tracy Lee Housel papers

Tracy Lee Housel papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Tracy Lee Housel papers
Creator: Burden, Jan
Inclusive Dates: 2001-2002
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3193
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Tracy Lee Housel, a British national, was sentenced to the death penalty in 1986 for the murder of Jeanne Drew of Gwinnett County, Georgia, following a violent crime spree across several states. He was executed in the state of Georgia by lethal injection in March 2002.

Jan Burden was his correspondent and collected letters to and from him and clippings regarding Housel's case.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of clippings and correspondence between Jan Burden and Georgia Death Row inmate Tracy Housel from 2000 to 2002.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Tracy Lee Housel papers, ms3193, Hargrett Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Correspondence.
Death row inmates -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Death row inmates -- Georgia.
Housel, Tracy Lee, 1958-2002
Lethal injection (Execution) -- Georgia.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials in this repository: Wayne Felker-Jan Burden papers, ms3186; Terry Mincey papers, ms3106; Carl Isaacs papers, ms3187; Byron Ashley Parker papers, ms3189; Carole Butcher papers, ms3266.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Correspondence and clippings, 2001-2002