From Doctors To Artists To Housekeepers, Colorado Women’s History Is Focus At New Center

History Colorado brings new focus and energy to women’s leadership and roles in the state with recent opening of the Center for Colorado Women’s History at Byers-Evans House Museum. Director Jillian Allison tells Colorado Matters the center will highlight the achievements of women from all walks of life, whether they fought to get the vote in the 1800s, helped put Mesa Verde National Park on the map, climbed mountains, made art, led businesses or were housekeepers.

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