First published in 1957, this is the original history of Jewish people in Colorado and is w back in print in a revised and updated edition with twenty-one new illustrations. Containing a new preface and a comprehensive chrology, this is a definitive volume for both the scholar of Jewish/Colorado history and the casual reader alike.
Ida Libert Uchill was a native of Denver and a graduate of the University of Colorado. Her writings in the field of Colorado Judaica include articles in Radcliffe College's Notable American Women, the 1958 Westerners' Brand Book, and the articles on Colorado and Denver in the Encyclopedia Judaica. She is listed in 'Who's Who in Colorado, 1958'. Her most recent book is Howdy, Sucker! What P.T. Barnum Did in Colorado.