Carole Butcher papers

Carole Butcher papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Brown, James W., (James Willie), 1948-2003
Creator: Butcher, Carole
Creator: Cleary, Norman R., (Norman Richard), 1966-2004
Title: Carole Butcher papers
Dates: 2000-2004
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms3266

Biographical/Historical Note

Carole Butcher was the Georgia and Indiana coordinator of LifeLines, a UK-based organization/network connecting supporters with U. S. death row prisoners since 1988.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two notebook-organized files containing, predominantly, correspondence between Carole Butcher of Lancaster, England and James W. Brown, a Georgia death row inmate executed in 2003; and between Mrs. Butcher and Norman R. Cleary, an Oklahoma death row inmate executed in 2004. There are also materials from other correspondents with Mrs. Butcher, and materials and documents concerning Brown and Cleary's imprisonment, including visitation request forms and travel brochures.


Arranged by correspondent.

Index Terms

Brown, James W., (James Willie), 1948-2003 -- Correspondence
Butcher, Carole -- Travel--Georgia
Capital punishment--Georgia.
Capital punishment--Oklahoma.
Cleary, Norman R., (Norman Richard), 1966-2004 -- Correspondence
Death row inmates--Georgia--Correspondence.
Death row inmates--Oklahoma--Correspondence.
Forms (documents).
Lifelines (Firm). -- Employees--Correspondence
Political activists--Great Britain--Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carole Butcher papers, MS 3266. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

For related materials on death row inmates in Georgia in this repository, see: MS 3186 Wayne Felker-Jan Burden papers MS 3193 Tracy Lee Housel papers MS 3106 Terry Mincey papers MS 3187 Carl Isaacs papers MS 3189 Byron Ashley Parker papers

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters to James W. Brown, 2000-2003
2Letters to Norman R. Cleary, 2000-2001
3Letters to Norman R. Cleary, 2002-2004