Shelby in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Nearly executed following a
1915 double murder that
occurred here, he was later
forensics in a famous case.
Location. 43° 8.802′ N, 78° 26.541′ W. Marker is in Shelby, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is on Salt Works Road (County Route 52) 0.2 miles north of Johnson Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Salt Works Road may also appear on maps as Salt Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5449 Salt Works Road, Middleport NY 14105, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Black Tern (Chlidonias niger) - Endangered in New York (approx. 1.9 miles away); Welcome to Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 2 miles away); Feeder Canal (approx. 2.1 miles away); Neuter Fort (approx. 2½ miles away); Belva Lockwood (approx. 3 miles away); Asher Freeman (approx. 3.7 miles away); Trinity Complex (approx. 4.4 miles away); Early Home (approx. 4.4 miles away).
Regarding Charles Stielow. Charles Stielow was exonerated through the new science of forensic ballistics applied by Charles E. Waite, a criminal investigator attached to the Attorney General of the
Also see . . .
1. Stielow and Green - Convicting the Innocent: Errors of Criminal Justice (1932) by Edwin M. Borchard. (Submitted on March 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. A History of Firearms ID. (Submitted on March 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
3. Ballistics - American Bar Association book abstract. (Submitted on March 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Additional keywords. ballistic forensics, death row, forensic ballistics, Charles E. Waite
Categories. • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 337 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.