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Description: CHARLES MANSON (1934 - 2017) Drifter whose "family" committed the infamous Tate-LaBianca murders in 1969. Sankyo ST-230 black plastic-cased cassette tape recorder owned and used by Charles Manson while incarcerated at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, California. This recorder was given to Manson by hios biographer and was used by Manson to record some of his music. The pair also used the machine to record interviews used in the biography. Not tested, assumed to be in working condition and still bearing identification taped to the housing: "MANSON TAPE RECORDER". From the estate of Manson's biographer NUEL (MELTON) EMMONS (1927-2002), who had once been jailed with and later befriended Manson. He co-wrote "Manson in His Own Words" and was returned the tape player by Manson himself.

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November 21, 2019 10:00 AM EST

Chesapeake City, MD, US

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