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  • Collection: Cordye Hall Papers, 1910s-1980s

Cordye Hall at a protest holding a sign that reads, "War is not healthy for children and other living things."


Graduation portrait of Cordye Hall.

Cordye Hall, 1945, modeling a Yugoslavian sleeve from wedding dress

Denver Post article about Cordye Hall's and Carl Brannin's part in the anti-nuclear protest at Comanche Peak

Letter from Cordye Hall to D.C. Burnham at Westinghouse regarding Westinghouse's involvement in manufacturing munitions for use in the Vietnam War. Hall states that she has many Westinghouse appliances and so is shocked that they are "manufacturing…

Letter from Cordye Hall to J.M. Roche, the General Motors Chairman of the Board, regarding GMs involvement in manufacturing munitions for use in the Vietnam War. Hall states that she has guilt over owning a GM vehicle but will not buy another one…

Letter from Cordye Hall to Lyndon Johnson regarding the amount of money that Johnson is receiving as a former president. Hall is dismayed and asks Johnson to explain. Hall also asks that Johnson give the enclosed "Another Mother for Peace"…

Cordye Hall writes to President Ronald Reagan about a recent speech in which he referred to the Russians in unfavorable terms. Hall believes that his words are undiplomatic and will increase world tension. Hall makes suggestions for peaceful…

Letter from Cordye Hall to Vice-President Lyndon Johnson thanking him for sending her a copy of speech from a dinner honoring Adlai Stevenson. Hall states that she sees "no relevance" between Johnson's speech and the occasion. Hall takes issue with…

Letter from Senator Lyndon Johnson to Cordye Hall in response to a letter he received from Hall in which she sent him an article from the Times Herald. Johnson also refers to an apparent accusation from Hall regarding an incident at the Dallas County…