Wayne Felker - Jan Burden Collection

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Collection Dates: 1992 – 1996
Scope and Content Note: Two conversations between Ellis Wayne Felker and Jan Burden and a recording of Felker's funeral.
Biographical Note: Ellis Wayne Felker was convicted of murder, rape, aggravated sodomy, and false imprisonment in the case of Joy Ludlam, a waitress who disappeared in November 1981. Felker was executed in the state of Georgia by electrocution on November 16, 1996. Jan Burden corresponded with him and collected his letters and other materials regarding him and his case.
Extent: 3 audiocassettes
Related External Collections: Related materials in other repositories: Wayne Felker-Jan Burden Papers, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Provenance: Hargrett Collection; media separated out in 2022.

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