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Catalog Number 2008.010.204
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Title William Scott Wright Murder Case, 1959.
Date 9/20/1959
Description Black and white photograph depicting suspected murderer Harold David Wooley, standing center of group standing on the highway, and pointing to the spot where he and his accomplice, Mary Pearl Walker, buried William Scott Wright under a pile of rocks after murdering him on June 15, 1959. The photo depicts Clear Creek and the Canyon just west of Golden, Colorado. Three investigators are seen in the photo walking downstream on Clear Creek, one is carrying a camera case.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent-Dennis L. Potter
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden, Dennis L. Potter Collection
People Wooley (Walker), Mary Pearl
Wooley, Harold David
Flint, William
Cline, Carl
Bray, Harold Eliot
Ryder, Dale
O'Kane, Barney
Search Terms Jefferson County Sheriffs
Jefferson County Sheriffs Department
Clear Creek Canyon
Clear Creek