Respite of Virginia Christian granted on July 18, 1912

Dublin Core

Title

Respite of Virginia Christian granted on July 18, 1912

Description

Respite of Virginia Christian granted on July 18, 1912, by Governor William Mann, delaying execution until August 2, 1912. Mann granted Christian a two week respite in order to see her spiritual advisers.

Creator

Virginia Penitentiary.

Source

Virginia Dept. of Corrections, State Penitentiary, Series II. Prisoner Records, Subseries E. Execution Files, Box 373, Folder 3, Accession 41558. State Government Records Collection. Library of Virginia.

Date

7/18/1912

Format

JPG

Identifier

11_0134_003_it

Citation

Virginia Penitentiary., “Respite of Virginia Christian granted on July 18, 1912,” Forsaken: The Digital Bibliography, accessed November 19, 2017, http://www.virginiamemory.com/online-exhibitions/items/show/1050.