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Catalog Number 2008.010.172
Object Name Record, Judicial
Description Framed Jefferson County Jail prisoner list for February 14, 1960. Each day a Deputy Sheriff would complete a list of prisoners held in the Jefferson County Jail, to include minimum, maximum, trustee (inmate workers), juvenile and women prisoners. The list indicates the agency that arrested the prisoner, the charge and the arresting officer. On this particular jail sheet is listed Harold David Wooley and Mary Pearl Walker. These two prisoners were held in the Jefferson County Jail on the charge of murder, arrested by then Captain Harold E. Bray of the Sheriff's Department. Wooley was later executed for the crime, the second and last person executed for a crime in Jefferson County.
Date February 14, 1960
Title Jefferson County Jail prisoner list
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden, Dennis L. Potter Collection
Collection Permanent-Dennis L. Potter
Condition Good
People Bray, Harold Eliot
Wooley (Walker), Mary Pearl
Wooley, Harold David
Search Terms 1958 Jefferson County Jail
Wooley Case