Warren Buffett, Benjamin Graham, Charlie Munger–Shareholder letters 1957-1970

Two years ago, Dan Grossman posted about the Warren Buffett shareholder letters on his (now defunct) blog.

Finally, I have copies of all of Buffett’’s annual reports from 1957-1970. They’’re spectacular; if you’’d like a copy, let me know and I’’ll send them to you. Unfortunately, I was asked not to post them publicly, though I’’m told that emailing is OK.

He’d received the letters from Brad Feld.

I commented on the post and Dan graciously shared the letters. I also checked the box to receive e-mail notifications of new comments on the thread. Today, two years later, I continue to receive notifications and direct e-mails from people looking for the letters. (Perfect example of the Long Tail at work.)

The letters clearly say it’s not okay to post them, but, like Dan, my understanding is it’s okay to e-mail them. Leave a comment on this post if you want a copy and I’ll email them to you… and thank-you comments are always appreciated. (If I’m in error posting them, just let me know.)

(Note: You can find PDF’s of the more recent letters (post 1977) here: http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/letters/letters.html, and the text of the 1969-1976 letters here: http://stableboyselections.com/2008/08/25/the-missing-berkshire-hathaway-letters-1969-1976/.)

I also have a copy of Charlie Munger’s speech entitled “Academic Economics: Strengths and Faults After Considering Interdisciplinary Needs” presented to the University of California, Santa Barbara Economics Department on October 3, 2003.

Update: These are the Warren Buffett partnership letters–not the Berkshire Hathaway letters form 1970 to 1979, or the Bluechip Stamps letters. I don’t have the Bluechip Stamps letters, and I’m not sure where to get them.

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  1. Hi Jeff,

    7 years later and you’re still getting requests :).
    Could you please send me the partnership letters as well as the Charlie Munger’s speech.


  2. Jeff – re-reading The Snowball and started googling around Dan Grossman and your blog popped up with the entry about having the old partnership letters. If you can I would greatly appreciate you emailing them to bixellenbecker@hotmail.com

    Such a find.


  3. Hi Jeff,

    Same as one of the comments above; I seen the name Dan Grossman in Snowball and searched his name. Could you please send me the Buffett Partnership letters and the Munger speach when you get a chance. kinggar27@yahoo.com

    Thanks in advance,


  4. Hi Jeff,

    Haha I’m also reading the Snowball and at the Dan Grossman page right now! Could I have the old partnership letters? I never thought I could find it. Thank you very much.


  5. Whatever commenters aboce repeatedly said. Thoroughly captivated by the character and business

    Would you actually send them please?

  6. Hi Jeff,

    Not sure if you’re still reading these comments 10 years later, but if so, if you wouldn’t mind emailing me a copy of these letters I would greatly appreciate it! So cool how you found a copy of these! Thanks for this posting 🙂


  7. Hi Jeff!

    I see it’s going on 10 years here, but if the offer still stands I’d appreciate it if you would send me a copy of the partnership letters!

    Best regards!

  8. Jeff,

    May I ask you to email a copy of Buffett’s annual reports from 1957-1970 and Munger’s speech from 2003 you reference? Also, the http://stableboyselections.com site apparently does not exist anymore. May I have the 1969-1976 letters if you have them? Thank you for keeping the snowball rolling!


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