Atkins, Susan (1948- ) to Kregg Sanders
Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05508.024.02
Author/Creator: Atkins, Susan (1948- )
Place Written: Frontera, California
Type: Typed letter signed
Date: 18 November 1993
Pagination: 3 p.
Summary of Content: Atkins writes to Sanders from prison while serving time for her part in the Tate-LaBianca murders committed while a member of the Manson family. Atkins continues a previous letter (GLC05508.024.01), commenting that she feels a connection with her correspondent and makes tentative plans for a visit. She responds to questions about prison work, her religious faith, and drugs in prison. She discusses her guilt and remorse, as they relate to her Christian beliefs.
Historical Era: 1945 to the Present
Keywords/Subjects: Criminals and Outlaws;, Prisoner;, Woman Author;, Women’s History;, Drugs;, Religion;, Morality and Ethics;
Sub Era: The Sixties
LOC Search Terms: Women prisoners--California., Murder--California--Los Angeles., Women prisoners--Drug use--United States. , Prisoners--Religious life.Order Image