Students for a Democratic Society, Washington State University Papers 1967-1973
Cage 704

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Students for a Democratic Society, Washington State University Papers
ID
Cage 704
Date [inclusive]
1967-1973
Extent
3.0 Linear feet
Abstract
This collection is comprised mainly of radical newspapers, pamphlets, and other printed material associated with Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) and other similar organizations. Some materials are related directly to the activities of SDS on the campus of Washington State University.

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Organizational History:

Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), a radical political association, was founded in 1959. The SDS was particularly active in the protest movement against the Vietnam War and in the civil rights movement during the 1960s.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection is comprised mainly of radical newspapers, pamphlets, and other printed material associated with Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) and other similar organizations. Some materials are related directly to the activities of the SDS on the campus of Washington State University.

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Arrangement note

The collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Materials related to Students for a Democratic Society were gathered by Siegfried Vogt and Jerry Calvert from the 1960s through the 1990s. Dr. Vogt donated the collection to Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections in 1999.

Processing Information note

The papers were processed in 2006 by Cheryl Gunselman, Manuscripts Librarian.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • College and Universities, Student Life, Civic Activism
  • Radicalism -- United States.
  • Students -- United States -- Political activity.
  • Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) -- Washington (State)

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Collection Inventory

Pullman SDS 

Box Folder

Pamphlets undated 

1 1

Spark newsletter 1969-1970 

1 2-3

" New Left Notes Fire! SDS" news clippings and notes circa 1969-1971 

1 4

Seattle Worker (newsletter of the Seattle Workers Movement, affiliated with the American Communist Workers Movement) 1973-1974 

1 5

Social-Revolutionary Anarchist Federation newsletters circa 1974 

1 6

Pamphlets 1967-1973 

1 7-8

WSU Guerilla Theater play script 1970 

1 9

Arson charges (Ralph Adkins, Mike Williams) circa 1971 

1 10

American Federation of Anarchists 1973 

1 11

Anarchism, pamphlets and other printed material 1922-1972 

1 12-13

Anarchism, pamphlets and other printed material 1922-1972 

2 14

Communist Party (U.S.A.), news clippings and notes circa 1970-1975 

2 15

"Guerilla warfare," printed material 1970-1971 

2 16

Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), primarily printed material 1969, undated 

2 17

New American Movement newspapers 1972-1973 

2 18

"New Left," printed material 1918, 1968-1972 

2 19-21

People's Party 1973 

2 22

"Third Parties," printed material and notes 1970-1978 

2 22

Miscellaneous or unidentified 1968, undated 

2 22

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Oversize 

Pullman publications (newspapers) 

Box Folder

Three Forks Press 1970 

3 23

Scorn undated 

3 23

Burgerville Blues (published in Moscow, ID) 1970 

3 24

American Communist Workers Movement, newspapers and broadsides circa 1965-1974 

3 25

Borrowed Times (Montana newspaper) 1975, 1977 

3 26

Grass Roots (People's Party newspaper) 

Box Folder

 1973 

3 27

 1974 

3 28

The Match, "An Anarchist Journal" 

Box Folder

 1971-1972 

3 29

 1973 

3 30

 1974 

4 31

 1975-1976 

4 32
Box Folder

New Left Notes (national SDS newspaper) 1969-1971 

4 33-34

Pamphlets 1972, 1986 

4 33-34

Revolutionary Youth Movement II newspapers 1969-1970 

4 36

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