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.

Manzanar Free Press (409)

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Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 27 (April 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-224)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 27 (April 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-224)
Selected article titles: "Discrimination Said Not Reason for Segregated Teams" (p. 1), "Block 16 to Vacate for Use by Community Center and Schools" (p. 1), "Supreme Court Set for Korematsu Case" (p. 1), "Residents Urged to Collect Old Papers" (p. 1), "Resident Here Discovers Monster at Local Creek" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 17 (November 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-181)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 17 (November 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-181)
Selected article titles: "Propose Boost in Local Postage Charges" (p. 1), "Views on Japanese Minority Problems in Legion Magazine" (p. 1), "2000 in Tulelake Under Surveillance in Form Sit-down" (p. 1), "Deny Nisei Entrance Into Public School" (p. 2), "Gives Set-up at Tulelake Project" (p. 2), "Attempt Eviction of Nisei Couple" (p. 3), "Remind Residents of ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 48 (June 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-140)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 48 (June 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-140)
Selected article titles: "Cancellation of NYA Program for Niseis Explained" (p. 1), "1943 Farm Production for Center Outlined by Washington WRA Office" (p. 1), "Packages Under Army Inspection" (p. 1), "Nisei-Owned Hostel Opens in Chicago" (p. 1), "Rise in Patients Reported by Clinic" (p. 1), "Labor Needed in Self Sustaining Farm Program, Says McConnell" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 9 (May 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-398)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 9 (May 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-398)
Selected article titles: "Fair Labor Laws Enforced Here" (p. 1), "Evacuation Nears Half-Way Mark" (p. 1), "One-Third of Camp Now Employed" (p. 1), "Comedies and Dances to Feature First Manzanar Extravaganza" (p. 3), "Typhoid and Small Pox: Immunization Nearly Completed" (p. 4), "Faucet Uses are Defined" (p. 4), "Mr. Scorpion: Stay Away From My Door" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 28 (April 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-119)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 28 (April 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-119)
Selected article titles: "Household Supplies for Procurement Outlined by WRA" (p. 1), "Jobs Plentiful With Reception Excellent" (p. 1), "Registration Required for 17 Year Olds" (p. 1), "Schools Plan to Reorganize Each Fall Term. Reorganization to Begin at First Half of Grade Work" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 13 (July 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-380)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 13 (July 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-380)
Selected article titles: "Seek Three Families for General Farm Work" (p. 1), "Good Job Opportunities Received from Portland" (p. 1), "Bethayres Company Hires Japanese" (p. 1), "Middle West Offers Civil Service Jobs" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 8 (June 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-375)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 8 (June 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-375)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee Problems Discussed by 150" (p. 1), "Jobs Are Like Time They Do Not Wait" (p. 1), "Many Jobs Offered in Los Angeles Area" (p. 4), "Gets Pamphlets on 'Small Business' for Chicago Area" (p. 4), "First Evacuee Returns to Tacoma, Washington" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 5 (July 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-41)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 5 (July 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-41)
Selected article titles: "Rock Masonry Instruction" (p. 1), "Tulelake's Farm" (p. 1), "Project Director Nash to Speak Over KGO" (p. 1), "R. Hirai Proves First Occupant of New Bastile" (p. 1), "Judicial Board Suspends Sentence" (p. 1), "2 Dental Clinics Established for Local Residents" (p. 1), "Physician, Optometrist Arrive" (p. 1), "Federation of Citizens Holds ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 38 (November 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-286)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 38 (November 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-286)
Selected article titles: "Farewell Party Held in Honor of Adams" (p. 1), "Budget Limitations Hit Minidoka Gym" (p. 1), "Canada Loan Drive Exceeds Last Quota" (p. 1), "Tell of Nisei Women in War Effort" (p. 1), "Teletype Reveals Limited Housing at Seabrook" (p. 1), "Lift Martial Law" (p. 1), "Japanese American Captures Germans" (p. 2), "Korematsu-Endo ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 25 (March 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-116)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 25 (March 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-116)
Selected article titles: "Malicious Rumor of Bonus Money Curbed by Heath. Money Granted for Relocation" (p. 1), "Invite Caucasians to Red Cross Show" (p. 1), "Construction of Faculty Living Quarters Started" (p. 1), "Evacuee Property Office Established" (p. 1), "Oldest Nisei, Gunner in Spanish-American War" (p. 2), "School Papers Make Debut With Mimeographed Editions" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 46 (December 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-294)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 46 (December 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-294)
Selected article titles: "Adult Education to Start New Classes" (p. 1), "Reveals Total Nisei Casualties" (p. 1), "Warns Residents on Overheating Stoves" (p. 1), "President Roosevelt Closes Door to West Coast Area" (p. 1), "WRA Reports Wider Evacuee Distribution" (p. 1), "Charge WRA Uses 'Brazen Propaganda'" (p. 2), "Nisei Found Guilty of Draft Violation" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 16 (October 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-180)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 16 (October 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-180)
Selected article titles: "Dr. E. Stanley Jones Forsees Post-War Improvements of Minority Problems. Prominent Christian Leader Tells Opinion" (p. 1), "'Y' Plan to Help Assimilate Nisei" (p. 1), "Motor Truck Movements Require Special Permits" (p. 1), "Dispatch Tells Nisei Bravery" (p. 1), "'No Legal, Ethical Justification to Hold Japanese' D. Myer" (p. 1), "Noted Photographer Visits ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 16 (May 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-405)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 16 (May 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-405)
Selected article titles: "Wind Damages Lath Houses" (p. 1), "Youths Register Here on June 30" (p. 1), "Canteen Profits for Local Center" (p. 1), "Police, Firemen, Patrol, Hospital Workers Get Early Meal Service" (p. 1), "For Better Living: Hobby Gardens Planned" (p. 2), "Schooling: Propose Traffic Trades Homemaking Classes Here" (p. 3), "No Owners for Lost ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 21 (September 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-390)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 21 (September 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-390)
Selected article titles: "Farm Housing Available in Pahrump, Nevada" (p. 1), "1400 Acres in Niland Offered for Cash Lease" (p. 1), "Housing for One Family Offered on 60 Acres of Farm Land at Santa Fe" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press staff (ddr-densho-151-430)
img Manzanar Free Press staff (ddr-densho-151-430)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. The staff of the Japanese language section of the Manzanar Free Press conferring with the editor, Joe Blamey.
Manzanar Free Press office (ddr-densho-151-431)
img Manzanar Free Press office (ddr-densho-151-431)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Staff of the Manzanar Free Press at work. This is the local mimeographed paper of happenings at this War Relocation Authority center published by evavuees interested in this work. Most of the items are written in English, with but one page translated into Japanese.
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 18 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-266)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 18 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-266)
Selected article titles: "First Nisei Group Sent to West Coast Post for Further Training" (p. 1), "Oppose Return of Japanese to Coast" (p. 1), "Alien Parolees May Apply for Release" (p. 1), "Federal Court to Hear of Loyal Nisei Exclusion" (p. 1), "Means Available to Send Ashes of Deceased to Japan Reported" (p. 1), "Redesignate 442nd ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 22 (June 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-21)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 22 (June 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-21)
Selected article titles: "Results of Block Leaders' Election Released Today" (p. 1), "If You Have Things in Government Storage" (p. 1), "Camouflage Net Workers Begin War Production" (p. 1), "Organization of Town Meeting Meets Approval" (p. 2), "Police Chief Condemns Brawls" (p. 2), "Doctor Warns of Animal Diseases" (p. 3), "Fire Causes $80 Damage" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 23 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-220)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 23 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-220)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Embassy Corrects Misleading Draft Letter" (p. 1), "Colony Splits Over Japanese Problem" (p. 1), "Chinese Nisei Hits Racial Persecution" (p. 1), "38 Young Men Take Special Army Test" (p. 1), "Nisei Faces Charge of Sedition Acts" (p. 2), "More Jobs Open in Kansas for Niseis" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 50 (November 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-9)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 50 (November 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-9)
Selected article titles: "Information Head for Co-op Chosen. George Matsumura to Fill New Post" (p. 1), "Three Leave for JACL Gathering" (p. 1), "Policeman Injured by Unknown Gang" (p. 1), "Frost Damages Local Crops" (p. 1), "Call in Sugar Ration Books" (p. 1), "Clothing Workers Begin Cataloging. Slight Changes in New Allowances" (p. 1), "New Work ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 64 (January 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-308)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 64 (January 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-308)
Selected article titles: "Adult English Activity Hall Holds Open House" (p. 1), "Union Pacific Brakeman Extradited to Nevada on Assault Charges" (p. 1), "Ask Victory Gardeners Pay Membership Dues" (p. 1), "Nisei Assured of Warm Welcome to University" (p. 1), "Invitation to F.B.I." (p. 2), "Heart Mountain Center Wins Fire Week Award" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 76 (March 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-320)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 76 (March 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-320)
Selected article titles: "Inductees Ineligible for Induction into Relocation Camps" (p. 1), "Consider Nine Thousand Menace to War Effort" (p. 1), "Fire Damages $1000 of Evacuee Belongings" (p. 1), "Spanish Representative to Arrive Hear Friday" (p. 1), "Same Persons Suspected of Pasadena Vandalism" (p. 2), "Basis of Evacuation Strictly Racial -- Pegler" (p. 2), "Loans Available to ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 32 (December 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-197)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 32 (December 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-197)
Selected article titles: "Mess Staff Cut Cleared" (p. 1), "Heart Mountain Seek Relocation Conference" (p. 1), "First Evacuee WAC Inducted" (p. 4), "Writer Praises Minneapolis YWCA" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 77 (March 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-321)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 77 (March 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-321)
Selected article titles: "Public Charges Five Year After Entry Subject to Deportation" (p. 1), "442nd Receives Plaque From Lost Battalion" (p. 1), "Capt. Letts Arrives to Recruit Workers for Seabrook Farm" (p. 1), "Sgt. Kuroki's Story Heard Over Radio" (p. 3).
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