Juan Vallejo Corona aka "The Machete Murderer" was California’s most prolific serial killer and held the record for the most murder convictions until the arrest and trial of Chicago serial killer John Wayne Gacy. Corona was convicted of killing 25 migrant workers although the number is believed to be much higher. He buried the victims remains in orchards around Yuba City, CA. Corona still holds the record for the most murder convictions in the state of California. Corona died of natural causes on March 4, 2019.
Original 9" x 10 3/4" self portrait artwork. At the bottom Corona has written, "After the exile the temple is rebuilt" with bible quotes from the book of Ezekiel.
Includes the top portion of the original prison stamped envelope, approximately 3" x 12" in size with his complete return address penned by Corona, and hand signed, Juan V. Corona.