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. 5 No. 26 (March 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-223)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 26 (March 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-223)
Selected article titles: "Myer Backs Japanese Return to Evacuated West Coast Area" (p. 1), "West Coast Return of Japanese Sought" (p. 1), "Classification Given on Japanese Groups" (p. 1), "Group to Campaign in Behalf of Niseis" (p. 1), "Bill Urge Seizure of Alien Property" (p. 1), "Give Statistics on Post-Segregation" (p. 1), "Seven Niseis Brave Wrath ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 85 (April 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-329)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 85 (April 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-329)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Saddened by President's Death" (p. 1), "Message by Block Managers Assembly Chairman" (p. 1), "Property Receiving, Shipping Warehouse Moves to Mess Two" (p. 1), "Insurance Not Available to Japanese" (p. 1), "War Correspondent Writes of Nisei Soldiers' Problems" (p. 1), "Four Additional WRA Offices to Open in Southern California" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 27 (September 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-67)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 27 (September 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-67)
Selected article titles: "Harvest Workers Leave Tuesday. Workers to Leave in Two Contingents as One Hundred More Volunteers Sought" (p. 1), "Federation Convenes Thursday" (p. 1), "New Government Group Meets" (p. 1), "Property Division Established" (p. 1), "Shoyu Dispute Truce Declared" (p. 1), "Back Allowances to Be Mailed Workers" (p. 1), "Pupils' Correct Names Asked" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 31 (October 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-279)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 31 (October 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-279)
Selected article titles: "Letters Reveal Story of 'Phantom Blaze'" (p. 1), "Foil Explains Cause of Saturday's Blackout" (p. 1), "Minnesota University Seeks Japanese Tutors" (p. 1), "Seek Arizona Evacuee on Manslaughter Charge" (p. 2), "Evacuee Visit Arouses Filipinos at Palo Alto" (p. 3), "Explain Departure Time of Manzanar Draftees" (p. 3), "Relocation Increases Here During ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 8 (January 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-205)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 8 (January 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-205)
Selected article titles: " Managers Limit Social Expenses" (p. 1), " Army Withdraws from Tule Lake" (p. 1), " Draft is No Reason for Return" (p. 1), " Editorial: WAC's Unsegregated" (p. 2), " Co-op Delays Rebate Refund" (p. 3), " Cosmetology Course Opens" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 1 (July 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-353)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 1 (July 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-353)
Selected article titles: "Returning Nisei Soldiers to be Aided by New Plan" (p. 1), "Sewing Machine Use Available at 16-8-3" (p. 1), "Making Firecrackers Against State Law" (p. 2), "Judge Wilson Voids 'Dummy' Land Sales" (p. 2), "Book on Poston Center Written by Navy Man" (p. 3), "WRA Budget Gets Slashed During New Fiscal Year" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 26 (December 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-190)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 26 (December 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-190)
Selected article titles: "Residents Hear of WRA Policies at Discussion" (p. 1), "Tell of New England Opportunities" (p. 1), "Choose Evacuee Police Officers for New Term" (p. 1), "Set Deadline on Answer Changes" (p. 1), "Elberson to Assist Evacuees in Cooperative Method Relocation" (p. 1), "Reception Favorable in Twin Cities Area" (p. 1), "Slate Discussion to ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 44 (October 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-4)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 44 (October 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-4)
Selected article titles: "Meet to Discuss Charter, Election. Commission to Meet Delegates" (p. 1), "Overage and Profit Not Same" (p. 1), "Daily Doings of Block Managers" (p. 1), "Nineteen Kitchens Paid to Date" (p. 1), "M.I.S. School" (p. 1), "YP Fellowship Plans Contest" (p. 1), "Co-op Renders Cashing Service. Opening of Shoe Shop Due ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 90 (May 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-335)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 90 (May 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-335)
Selected article titles: "1400 Attend Memorial Services for Two Nisei Killed in Action" (p. 1), "Tenney Attacks CIO, PAC, CPA, Nisei, as 'Subversive Forces'" (p. 1), "Wives May Accompany Husbands on Furlough to Visit Centers" (p. 1), "Remind Aliens Carry Registration Books" (p. 1), "Ask Return of Borrowed Articles to Hospital" (p. 1), "Japanese Government Refuses ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 20 (September 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-56)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 20 (September 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-56)
Selected article titles: "Work Corps Election Slated. First Assembly Set for Monday Night" (p. 1), "Eight Carloads of Plasterboard Here" (p. 1), "Doctors Giving Medical Lectures" (p. 1), "Request for Clothing Made" (p. 1), "Evacuees of Tanforan Salt Lake Inducted" (p. 1), "Vocational and Art Program Planned" (p. 1), "Self-government" (p. 2), "Camp Survey" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 66 (February 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-310)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 66 (February 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-310)
Selected article titles: "Folk Dancing Society Holds Membership Drive" (p. 1), "Majority of Residents Cleared for Return to Evacuated Areas" (p. 1), "Nisei Trio Encounters Mistreatment in Idaho" (p. 1), "Plan War Prisoner Camp" (p. 2), "Interpretive Dances to be Given Friday" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 61 (January 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-305)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 61 (January 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-305)
Selected article titles: "Dillon Meyer [Myer] Explains Necessary Procedures in Obtaining Grants" (p. 1), "Discuss Nisei Return to School Classroom" (p. 1), "On Exclusion Orders" (p. 1), "Anti-Nisei Feeling Hits Coast Stores" (p. 1), "15,000 War Jobs Seen for Nisei on Coast Return" (p. 1), "Discharged Veteran Found Dead at Gila" (p. 1), "Propose Stripping ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 57 (January 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-301)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 57 (January 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-301)
Selected article titles: "Project Attorney Will Give Aid in Proving Sumitomo Bank Claims" (p. 1), "Police Ask Residents to Hold Noisy Dogs" (p. 1), "JACL Opens Offices in San Francisco" (p. 1), "West Coast Job Offers Received" (p. 1), "Seventy Sent to Santa Fe Camp" (p. 2), "Residents Warned Against Burglaries" (p. 2), "'Pachuko Zootsuit Hit ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 56 (November 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-14)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 56 (November 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-14)
Selected article titles: "Carnival Site Selected" (p. 1), "Camouflage Problem Discussed by FPC" (p. 1), "Permits Needed for Private Work" (p. 1), "Beet Workers Get Clothing" (p. 1), "YMA to Honor Beet Toppers at Reception" (p. 1), "Free Press Reveals Fancy Figures..." (p. 1), "Ward's Postage Reduction Told" (p. 1), "Meats, Eggs and Butter Join ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 1 (January 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-91)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 1 (January 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-91)
Selected article titles: "Distribution of Clothing Allowance of July Begun. Kitchens 1 to 3 First Paid; Others to Follow Soon" (p. 1), "Exhibit to Hold Furniture Sale" (p. 1), "Popularity Calls Repeat Performance of Xmas Program" (p. 1), "When Manzanar was Born..." (p. 1), "Customers Deluge Canteen to Buy Japanese Foods" (p. 1), "First People's ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 3 (January 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-201)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 3 (January 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-201)
Selected article titles: "Hits 'Exaggeration' of Project Employment Situation. Miller Asks Unemployed to Register for Work" (p. 1), "Board Recognizes Importance of Restoring Evacuees to State" (p. 1), "To Reopen Japanese Lettering Class" (p. 1), "Vocational Courses Available to Nisei" (p. 1), "Granada Relocates Inducted Into WACs" (p. 1), "Ex-Tuleans Operate Chicago Chick Farm" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 11 (August 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-47)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 11 (August 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-47)
Selected article titles: "Fourteen Blocks to Open Polls. Residents in Old and Leaderless Blocks to Nominate Candidates" (p. 1), "Sho Onodera Elected Chairman of Co-op Congress at Meeting" (p. 1), "Two Sentenced for Assault Charges" (p. 1), "Buddhists Plan for 'Obon' Festival" (p. 1), "The Myopic Japanese" (p. 2), "Fresh Pastries, Bread for Center" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 68 (August 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-160)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 68 (August 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-160)
Selected article titles: "New Eight-Hour Day Rule Will be Enforced -- Merritt" (p. 1), "Errors in Pamphlet on Segregation Told" (p. 1), "Local Watermelons Due at Mess Halls" (p. 1), "Temporary Change in Hospital Staff as Little Rests" (p. 1), "Completion of All Hearings Expected" (p. 1), "Nisei Acceptable in Women's Army Corps" (p. 1), "16 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 25 (December 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-189)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 25 (December 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-189)
Selected article titles: "'Like Father to Us' Says Anzai of Director" (p. 1), "Taste in Water Not Chlorine -- W. Racely" (p. 1), "Merritt, Adams to Speak at Discussion" (p. 1), "Collect $699.85 in War Fund Campaign" (p. 1), "Martial Law in Hawaii Eased" (p. 1), "Give Procedure for Manzanar Visitors" (p. 2), "Eastern Relocation Officer ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 13 (August 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-364)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 13 (August 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-364)
Selected article titles: "Children's Village Slated to Close End of August" (p. 1), "Attempt to Lift Navy Ban Fails" (p. 1), "General MacArthur Grants Delay in Surrender Meet" (p. 1), "Complete Evacuation of Blocks 35 and 36 Tonight" (p. 1), "Services Available at Spokane Hostel" (p. 2), "Madison Welcomes Evacuee Resettlers" (p. 2), "Myer Determined ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 4 (January 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-94)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 4 (January 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-94)
Selected article titles: "Experiment Underway as Evacuees Leave" (p. 1), "New Tax May Affect Residents. Museum Opens for 2-week Show" (p. 1), "New Implements Boost Output of Local Shoyu" (p. 1), "Shoe Repair Shop Opens for Business" (p. 1), "Leadership and Confidence" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 29 (April 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-226)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 29 (April 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-226)
Selected article titles: "Expect Hundreds to Attend Local Sunrise Service" (p. 1), "Wives of Nisei Soldiers in Camp Eligible for Dependency Benefit" (p. 1), "Ample Rice Supply Assured Residents" (p. 1), "Two-Day Festival to Commemorate Birth of Buddha" (p. 1), "High Wages Offered in Cleveland Area" (p. 2), "Supreme Court to Review Nisei Case" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 36 (October 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-80)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 36 (October 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-80)
Selected article titles: "School Principal Killed in Crash. Marshall Miller, Elementary School Head, Dies in Plane Crash at Bishop Airport" (p. 1), "Part-time Jobs Open" (p. 1), "Crippled-Children Clinic to Open" (p. 1), "Postal Inspection Begun" (p. 1), "'Our New World'" (p. 2), "Businessmen Form New Organization" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 21 (September 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-269)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 21 (September 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-269)
Selected article titles: "Merritt Issues Ruling on Automobile Use" (p. 1), "UCLA Plans Postwar Education Program" (p. 1), "Articles Confiscated by Army May be Released" (p. 1), "Okay Japanese V-Mail" (p. 1), "Test of Patriotism" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 13 (August 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-49)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 13 (August 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-49)
Selected article titles: "Stored Furniture to be Shipped Here" (p. 1), "July Payments Begin. Camouflage Workers First to be Paid" (p. 1), "Plant Nursery Opens Doors to Public Soon" (p. 1), "Teacher Training Class Slated Here" (p. 1), "More Arrivals Swell Center" (p. 1), "Schools to Begin Despite Difficulty" (p. 1), "Co-op Board Nominated. Issei, Nisei ...
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