FSM Documents Central


This page is a hub for scans of the original documents of the FSM.

Barbara Stack's page on FSM Documents

Michael Rossman's Who Said What to Whom
Rossman's Alphabetical Index Chronological index

The Leaflets of the Free Speech Movement: An Introduction

also see David Lance Goines, THE FREE SPEECH MOVEMENT COMING OF AGE IN THE 1960s
FSM Printing Methods and Machines
Lincoln Cushing article on Berkeley Graphic Arts
Red in black and white: The New Left printing renaissance of the 1960s – and beyond by Lincoln Cushing

FSM Newsletters, edited by Barbara Garson, as pdfs:

I October 9, 1964 text
II October 20, 1964 text
III November 2, 1964 text
IV November 17, 1964 text
V December 10, 1964 text

FSM-issued documents as jpgs:
September-October, 1964 (50 pages)
November, 1964 (97 pages)
Administrative Pressures & Student Political Activity (Rossman-Hollander Report)
The Rossman/Hollander Report by Michael Rossman
December, 1964 (105 pages)
Spring, 1965 (38 pages)

1936-1942 Peace Movement

Campus Americans for Democratic Action (1 document; 15 pages)
Committee On Campus Political Activity (68 pages)
CORE (Congress of Racial Equality) (122 pages) (contains some pre-FSM and post-FSM documents and anti-CORE material)
Departmental Organizations
Faculty (179 items)
Independent Socialist Club (27 items)
Legal Central
Opposition to FSM (60 pages)
Particle Berkeley (7 pages)
Religious voices (92 pages) including T. Walter Herbert, Jr.
Spartacists (29 items)
SDS (30 items)
W.E.B. DuBois Club (70 pages)

Graduate Coordinating Committee (brief history)
Associated Graduate Council
Obscenity (aka "Filthy Speech Movement") and Due Process see also Goines, The Free Speech Movement, Chap. 50 (53 pages)
Free Student Union (107 pages)
Free University Berkeley (186 pages)
FSM Arrestees denied CA Teaching Credentials, appeal, and prevail (161 pages)
Vietnam Day Committee
Education Reform
etc., etc., etc.

FREE SPEECH SONGBOOK (early Jan., 1965) as pdf (6.6MB, 17pp, OCR'd)

FSM Objects (punchcards, armbands, buttons, pins, etc.)
FSM Audio Recordings

FSM Press Releases Oct-Jan (as text)

FSM Posters

FSM Newspaper Headlines

1964 09-28 The Gate v2 n4
1964 10-05 The Gate v2 n5
1964 10-12 The Gate v2 n6
1964 10-19 The Gate v2 n7
1964 11-16 The Gate v2 n9
1964 12-07 The Gate v2 n10
1964 12-14 The Gate v2 n11
1965 01-04 The Gate v2 n12
1965 01-11 The Gate v2 n13






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