Death and Burial in the Texas Prison System:1849-1964

Brazosport Museum of Natural Science 400 college boulevard, Clute, TX, United States

Sandra Rogers, Walker County Steward for Texas Archeological Stewardship Network will discuss the 18 Texas Prison Cemeteries she has documented across the state.  Also, Rogers will review the recently published book Electrocutions in Texas: 1924-1964 which outlines the establishment of electrocution in Huntsville as the method of execution and talks about 362 men who died […]