A four-page handwritten essay by Tupac is up for
Every couple of months it seems we hear about
unearthed Tupac memorabilia going up for auction. This
time around, GoldinAuctions got their hands on a
handwritten essay that Pac wrote while he was in
prison, which has never been seen before, as well as
some platinum plaques belonging to the late, great
The handwritten essay is particularly intriguing.
Reportedly, Pac sent it from Clinton Correctional
Facility to Nina Bhadreshwar at Deathrow Records. The
essay, titled "Is Thug Life Dead?" spans four pages of
loose leaf, and was written during Pac's 1995 prison
stint for sexual assault. The essay is addressed to
"young black Americans." The item comes with the
original envelope as well.
In addition to the handwritten essay, which requires a
minimum bid of $10,000, you can bid on the platinum
plaque for Me Against the World (starting at $2,500),
signed contracts for his films "Juice" and "Poetic
Justice," and more. You can take a look at all the items
up for bid.