These Jewish women and their families contributed to the development of Colorado. Their descendants have continued their community involvement from generation to generation, from the territorial days to the present. The Anfengers, Kobeys, Shwayders, Goldbergs, and Becks were among the families that flourished in Colorado.
These pages discuss just a few examples, but the Ira M. and Peryle Hayutin Beck Archives contain many more stories of Jewish women and their families in Colorado.