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Catalog Number 2008.010.137
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Title Deputy Sheriff Robert Elliot
Date 1971
Description Color photograph of Robert Elliot, Deputy Sheriff with the Jefferson County CO Sheriff's Department. Hired by Sheriff Earl Enlow in 1958, Eliot served with the Department until 1973 when he became the Chief of Police in Delta, Colorado. He was an investigator on the kidnapping and murder case of Adolph Coors III, and was an active police participant on the 1958 murder of Harold David Wooley in Golden, Colorado and the escape and capture of fugivties Robert Watson and Robert Costel in 1959. Photograph depicts Eliot as the Lieutenant of the Patrol Division of the Sheriff's Department.
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
Caption Robert Elliot
People Elliot, Robert
Coors, Adolph Herman Joseph III
Wooley, Harold David
Search Terms Jefferson County Sheriffs
Jefferson County Sheriffs Department