Manzanar Free Press

The Manzanar Free Press was published from September 1942 to 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

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Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 20 (November 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-184)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 20 (November 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-184)
Selected article titles: "Calm Prevails at Tule Lake; Situation Termed Tense. Best to Make Official Report" (p. 1), "Fair Employment Practice Group Bans Race Discrimination in Work" (p. 1), "Relocation Grant Rule Liberalization to Aid Future Large Family Resettlement" (p. 1), "Movies on Cities Will be Shown" (p. 1), "Japanese Government Probe Told as Army Expands ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 1 (July 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-250)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 1 (July 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-250)
Selected article titles: "Recreation Department Releases Program for Summer Activities" (p. 1), "Furlough Workers Returned to Camp" (p. 1), "First Nisei Volunteer Killed Abroad" (p. 1), "Urge Churches to Help in Relocation" (p. 1), "Ask Conversion of Manzanar to Veterans Center" (p. 1), "Commission Grants Permit to Evacuee" (p. 1), "Condemn Author on Racist Sentiments" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 28 (September 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-71)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 28 (September 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-71)
Selected article titles: "Beet Fields Call Thousand Workers. Montana and Idaho Destination" (p. 1), "Itinerary of Workers Disclosed" (p. 1), "Patient Taken to L.A. Hospital" (p. 1), "Co-op Delegates Adopt By-Laws" (p. 1), "Coverly, New Project Director, Arrives" (p. 1), "Purposes Revealed by Hawaiian Club" (p. 1), "Patrolman Hurt Quelling Fight" (p. 1), "To the ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 6 (September 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-170)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 6 (September 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-170)
Selected article titles: "Uphold Promise Given Domestic Minority Group" (p. 1), "Importance of School; Regulations About Attendance Explained by Fox" (p. 1), "Two Battery Cases Reported by Police" (p. 1), "Adopt Resolution Urging Relocation" (p. 1), "Answer Inquiries About Repatriates" (p. 1), "Water Consumption Decrease Disclosed" (p. 1), "Myer Announces Official Figures on Segregation" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 71 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-315)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 71 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-315)
Selected article titles: "Twelve Called to Active Duty; to Leave Monday for Induction" (p. 1), "Apply for Permits at Fire Department" (p. 1), "Aliens, Citizens May be Issued Business Licenses" (p. 1), "Tell Number of Nisei Casualties in Armed Forces" (p. 1), "Transfer Internees to Bismark [Bismarck] Camp" (p. 1), "Anti-Nisei Sentiment Hit by War Veteran ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 12 (February 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-209)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 12 (February 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-209)
Selected article titles: "Dies to Continue With Investigation" (p. 1), "Gen. Emmons Warns on Prohibited Areas. Issue Instructions for G.I. Articles" (p. 1), "Cancel Chicago Seasonal Job Offers" (p. 1), "Clarify WRA Policy on Return to Camp. Bill on Disloyals Studied in Congress" (p. 1), "Merritt Completes Final Tule Lake Arrangement" (p. 1), "Assembly Condemns ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 12 (August 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-48)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 12 (August 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-48)
Selected article titles: "New Residents From Montana" (p. 1), "Send for Your Absentee Ballot" (p. 1), "Free Flower Plants Offered to Residents" (p. 1), "Three New Cases for Judicial Board" (p. 1), "Net Crews to Train. Special Classes in First Aid, Power Machine to Open for Camouflage Project Workers" (p. 1), "Local Body Asks Leader's ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 23 (September 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-271)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 23 (September 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-271)
Selected article titles: "Reservists Called for Active Duty" (p. 1), "Night Classes: Registration Opens Today" (p. 1), "Furlough: Cannery Workers Leave for Utah" (p. 1), "Collateral Racial Problems" (p. 2), "Philadelphia: WRA Office One Year Old" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 26 Supplement (June 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-26)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 26 Supplement (June 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-26)
Selected article titles: "WRA to Conduct Census. Legal Record of Resident to be Compiled Through Interviews" (p. 1), "Picnics in Offing" (p. 1), "Over Half of Employable Persons on Projects" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 20 (March 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-217)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 20 (March 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-217)
Selected article titles: "Myer Releases Analysis Report on 'Kibei' Problem" (p. 1), "Fox Reveals Facts About Army Test" (p. 1), "Explains Policies on Clothing Allowance" (p. 1), "Dies Asks Removal of Myer and Best" (p. 1), "New Seasonal Leave Regulation Limits Future Use of Permits" (p. 1), "Final Trainload Reaches Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Evacuees Establish ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 39 (May 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-131)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 39 (May 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-131)
Selected article titles: "Cellar Hazards!" (p. 1), "'Tofu' Lovers!" (p. 1), "'Resettling is an Asset' States Rhoads in Speech" (p. 1), "The Salvation Army to Assist Evacuees" (p. 1), "Boy Scout Headquarters Opens Under New Leader" (p. 1), "Student Relocation Claims 34 Persons" (p. 1), "Soldier Boys Entertain Nisei Girls at Shelby" (p. 1), "Nisei is ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 46 (November 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-6)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 46 (November 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-6)
Selected article titles: "Seven Persons Tried by Court" (p. 1), "Barbers Rushed on Opening Day" (p. 1), "Coverley Called Back" (p. 1), "Co-op Congress Meets Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Coverley Explains Charter Provisos, Answers Criticisms on Issei Ban" (p. 1), "Nisei, Prisoner in Japan, Arrives" (p. 1), "Social Security Seeks Japanese" (p. 1), "California's Gubernatorial Election ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 42 (October 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-2)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 42 (October 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-2)
Selected article titles: "Slackers to Shiver This Winter" (p. 1), "College to Study Evacuation" (p. 1), "First Furlough Worker Returns" (p. 1), "Mass Election Held for Fair Practice Committee on Friday" (p. 1), "Plant Guayule in New Acreage" (p. 1), "Barrack Insulation Nears Final Round" (p. 1), "Welfare Section Undertakes Solving of Social Problems" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 21 (September 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-57)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 21 (September 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-57)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Starts Rolling" (p. 1), "Dr. Redfield to Study Center" (p. 1), "Nisei Serve on Teaching Staff" (p. 1), "Property for Lease?" (p. 1), "Add Members to Recreation Staff" (p. 1), "Manzanar Farm Products Displayed" (p. 1), "Rulings Stir Storm. Regulations Limiting Officers to Citizens Divides Local Opinion Into Two Camps" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 28 (September 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-276)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 28 (September 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-276)
Selected article titles: "Ogura Condemns German Leaders" (p. 1), "Hawaiian Trio Visits Here From Pinedale" (p. 1), "Advocate Return" (p. 1), "Soldier Abroad Hits Anti-Nisei Attitude" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 42 (May 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-134)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 42 (May 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-134)
Selected article titles: "Governor Warren Signs Machinery Seizure Bill" (p. 1), "Shoe Repair Shop Asks Cooperation of Local Residents" (p. 1), "Causes of Prejudice Analysed by Dr. Martin" (p. 1), "Population of Camp Dwindles Down to 8,822" (p. 1), "Process to Obtain Ration Books Simple" (p. 1), "Internal Security Releases Results of Recent Election" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 81 (March 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-325)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 81 (March 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-325)
Selected article titles: "Eight Families Sign Contracts for Agricultural Work in Utah" (p. 1), "Christian Church to Hold Easter Sunrise Services" (p. 1), "Lack of Patrons Close Library in Block 22-15" (p. 1), "Release Figures on Nisei Boys in the U.S. Armed Forces" (p. 1), "Regulations Limit Construction Work in WRA Centers" (p. 1), "Vandals ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 15 (February 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-106)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 15 (February 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-106)
Selected article titles: "Block 3 Group May Leave for Minidoka Center. Bainbridge Island Comprise Majority" (p. 1), "Stimson Tells Need of Nisei Unit. Lt. Bogard Receives Statement From Aide to Secretary of War" (p. 1), "New Order Cuts Supply of Paper. Equal Distribution to Begin Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Report on Land Owned by Minors of Alien ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 93 (May 12, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-338)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 93 (May 12, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-338)
Selected article titles: "Treasury Department Unblocks Accounts of Cleared Evacuees" (p. 1), "Eighty Manzanar Youths Serve in United States Armed Forces" (p. 1), "ACLU Attorney Hits Orders of Military" (p. 1), "Japanese Returnees Treated 'Kindly' in Los Angeles Area" (p. 1), "Germany Surrenders to Allies Unconditionally in All Fronts" (p. 1), "Relatives of War Heroes Warned ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 88 (April 25, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-333)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 88 (April 25, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-333)
Selected article titles: "Navy Veteran Protests Attempts to Oust Nisei" (p. 1), "Teamsters' Union Head Tell Refusal to Handle Wares of Japanese" (p. 2), "Californian States Desire to Aid Evacuee Return" (p. 3), "Ten Year Old Admits Overturning Graves" (p. 4), "Washington University Students Rout Anti-Japanese Meeting" (p. 4), "Nisei Commissioned in Army Nurse Corps has ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 41 (May 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-133)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 41 (May 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-133)
Selected article titles: "Picnicking Without Pass Discussed in Meeting" (p. 1), "Jobs Plentiful With Need of Help in Essential Work" (p. 1), "Personal Goods are Transferred on Resettlement" (p. 1), "Review Board to Handle Changes on Question 28" (p. 1), "Enforcement by Local Police of New Rules" (p. 1), "By OPA Ruling Sugar for Canning Not ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 63 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-307)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 63 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-307)
Selected article titles: "Farm Security Aid Available for Evacuees Meeting Qualifications" (p. 1), "Fresno Reception Reported Friendly" (p. 1), "Hutchinson Asks Aid of Residents in Infantile Paralysis Campaign" (p. 1), "Agencies to Permit Japanese Fishermen to Operate Vessels" (p. 1), "Protest Attempt License Restoration to Nisei Fishermen" (p. 2), "House Considers Bill to Close All Centers ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 7 (August 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-43)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 7 (August 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-43)
Selected article titles: "Hundreds of Sprouting Lawns and One Solitary Lawnmower" (p. 1), "Manzanar's Fire Fighters" (p. 1), "Dr. Carter Speaks at Senior's Meeting" (p. 1), "Kibei Citizens Discuss Citizenship" (p. 1), "Issue Coupon Books" (p. 1), "Japanese Language Teachers Wanted for Training Schools" (p. 1), "Four Depart as Families Are Reunited" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 25 (June 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-24)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 25 (June 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-24)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Center Citizens Join Net Project En Masse" (p. 1), "Bank of America Opens Here" (p. 1), "Block Leaders' Resolution" (p. 1), "WCCA Wages Coming Soon" (p. 1), "Where Do We Stand?" (p. 2), "Elections for Five Block Leaders Monday" (p. 3), "Charles Laughton Donates Art Supplies" (p. 3), "Tutors Sought for High ...
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