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. I No. 1 (April 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-391)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 1 (April 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-391)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Booms Into Valley's Biggest Town. Present Population Announced to be 3,302" (p. 1), "Inoculation is for Everyone in Camp" (p. 1), "Jobs Will be Given Out According to Own Merit" (p. 2), "Report Diarrhea" (p. 2), "Defense Stamp Sales Soar; 2 Cents Letter Rate to L.A." (p. 2), "Rumors ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 103 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-348)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 103 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-348)
Selected article titles: "War Service to Reconsider Selective Service Classifications" (p. 1), "Shortage of Workers Effects Residents" (p. 1), "Residents Urged to Notify Free Press" (p. 1), "Instructions Given Residents Leaving on Special Buses" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Makes Inspection Tour" (p. 1), "Proposals to Naturalize Loyal Asiatics Up Before Congressional Subcommittee" (p. 1), "WRA Removes ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 26 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-274)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 26 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-274)
Selected article titles: "Part Time Workers Sought to Ease Manpower Shortage" (p. 1), "Nisei Risks Own Life to Save Owl" (p. 1), "Nisei War Casualty Asks Aid to Others; Dies of Wounds" (p. 1), "Korematsu-Endo Case Slated for Supreme Court" (p. 2), "Visits to Tule Center Limited" (p. 3), "JACL to Conduct Coast Return Poll" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 40 (May 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-237)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 40 (May 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-237)
Selected article titles: "Request Evacuees' Report on Foreign Investments" (p. 1), "Introduce Bill to Deport Japanese" (p. 1), "80 Segregants Arrive at Tule Lake Center" (p. 1), "Supreme Court Rules on Negro Issues" (p. 1), "Indict Three Nisei on Treason Charges" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 31 (October 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-75)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 31 (October 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-75)
Selected article titles: "Beet Recruiting Nears Finish. Utah Farms Closed to Manzanar Labor" (p. 1), "Temporary Shop Finished by Crew" (p. 1), "Get Acquainted YWMA Tea Held" (p. 1), "Rumor Rears Its Head" (p. 1), "Cotton Workers in Difficult Beginning" (p. 1), "Murder-Suicide Case Finished" (p. 1), "Manzanar Constitution in Draft; Will be Presented to Public ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 19 (August 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-387)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 19 (August 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-387)
Selected article titles: "Job Opportunities Told by Representative from Connecticut" (p. 1), "YWCA to Establish Registry for List of Housing, Jobs" (p. 1), "Swimming Star Returns to Hawaii as Teacher of Physical Education " (p. 3), "Los Angeles Living Conditions Improved" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 24 (September 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-62)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 24 (September 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-62)
Selected article titles: "Schools to Begin. Elementary Grades Register Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Co-op Receives State Recognition" (p. 1), "Work Corps Needs Support" (p. 1), "Canteen to Close" (p. 1), "Lost Clipping of Sentimental Value" (p. 1), "Local Government Foundation Set. Seventeen Men Commission to Plan for Permanent Community Set-up" (p. 1), "Friends Back Work Camp" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 3 (July 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-355)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 3 (July 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-355)
Selected article titles: "Cut Made on Supply of Coca Cola Here Beginning July 1" (p. 1), "Block Six Leads Others in Resettlement Program" (p. 1), "51 Per Cent Leave Relocation Centers on Leaves" (p. 2), "33 Captured Japanese Enroute to America" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 15 (May 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-404)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 15 (May 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-404)
Selected article titles: "New Canteen Opens Sundays as Community Enterprise" (p. 1), "To Make Shoyu Here" (p. 1), "War Bonds Sales Pushed" (p. 1), "Evacuee Sales Investigated" (p. 1), "So Long to Sarongs, Men! Don a Shirt for Dinner" (p. 2), "Issei Ministers to Speak Sunday" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 48 (June 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-245)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 48 (June 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-245)
Selected article titles: "March of Nisei G.I.s Pictured by N.Y. Times" (p. 1), "Forbid Personal Use of Government Vehicles" (p. 1), "26-37 Age Group Subject to Draft" (p. 1), "Charge Land Suit Against Two Nisei" (p. 1), "Trial Leave Popular Among Older Evacuees" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 5 (January 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-95)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 5 (January 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-95)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee Goods Deadline Set" (p. 1), "Instructions Begin for Music Lovers" (p. 1), "Parents-Teachers Schedule Parties" (p. 1), "Canteen to Close Evenings" (p. 1), "Peace and Harmony Main Topic of Talk. Director Asks Cooperation Before Representative Group" (p. 1), "Open English Classes for Issei, Kibei" (p. 1), "System of Fire Control Inadequate" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 34 (April 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-231)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 34 (April 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-231)
Selected article titles: "Army Doctors to Begin Examinations Here Today" (p. 1), "Nisei Expatriates Subject to Draft" (p. 1), "Gila to Receive 2000 Densonites" (p. 1), "Announce Reopening of Shipping to Nisei" (p. 1), "784 Parents Join Manzanar P.T.A." (p. 2), "Arrest Man for Making Sake" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 106 (June 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-351)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 106 (June 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-351)
Selected article titles: "Give Refund for Empty Bottles Without Ticket" (p. 1), "Mess Halls Display Pictures of Resettlers" (p. 1), "Gila Employee Faces Embezzlement Charges" (p. 2), "Negro Boy Killed in Attack by White Men" (p. 2), "American Soldiers 'Puzzled' at Unfair Treatment of Nisei" (p. 3), "Poston Nisei Convicted for Evasion of Draft" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 23 (November 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-187)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 23 (November 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-187)
Selected article titles: "Block Managers Hear Thanksgiving Message" (p. 1), "Evacuation of Citizens Violates Article 14 of Constitution -- Day" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Releases Detailed Report on November Segregation Center Incident" (p. 1), "Explain Sale of Milk in Center" (p. 1), "Relocation Attache Seeks Suggestions" (p. 2), "Seek Translators for Coastal Duty" (p. 3), "Scientific Workers ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 23 (September 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-60)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 23 (September 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-60)
Selected article titles: "New Police Chief Assumes Duties" (p. 1), "Unclaimed Packages Still at Office" (p. 1), "Indian Lecturer" (p. 1), "Block Chiefs Remain. Community Council to be Distinct Body" (p. 1), "Hawaii Group in Meeting" (p. 1), "Poston Visitors Study Guayule" (p. 1), "Caucasians in Arrival Group" (p. 1), "Make Requisition for Clothing Issue" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 6 (August 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-42)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 6 (August 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-42)
Selected article titles: "What the World is Saying..." (p. 1), "Nisei May Leave Center for Jobs. Work Must be Out of Vital Defense Area" (p. 1), "Congress for Enterprises Elected" (p. 1), "Red Cross Group to Meet" (p. 1), "Kiddies Turn Out Own Publication" (p. 1), "Girls Lead in Camouflage Net Production" (p. 1), "Second Meeting ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 41 (November 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-289)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 41 (November 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-289)
Selected article titles: "Civil Service Exams Slated for Saturday" (p. 1), "Registration to Open for 'Beard Contest'" (p. 1), "Nisei Combat Unit Helps Rescue 'Lost Battalion'" (p. 1), "Release Statistics on Center Population" (p. 1), "Report Number Signed for Seabrook Farms" (p. 1), "Messages From Japan Await Residents" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 35 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-283)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 35 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-283)
Selected article titles: "Ask Payment of Dues on Gardens" (p. 1), "Curtiss Candy Firm Needs More Workers" (p. 1), "Initial Group Leaves on Seabrook Offer" (p. 1), "Petition Urges Return of Japanese Americans" (p. 3), "Tule Ceases Purchase, Produces Own Bread" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 33 (October 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-77)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 33 (October 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-77)
Selected article titles: "U.S. Army Seeks Nets" (p. 1), "Spike That Rumor" (p. 1), "Block Managers Hold Meeting" (p. 1), "Family Arrives From Tanforan" (p. 1), "Beet Furlough Work Cuts Down Manpower Twenty-five Per Cent" (p. 1), "Welcome Dillon Myer" (p. 1), "Housing Problems Tackled" (p. 1), "Greyhounds to Chase Rabbits" (p. 1), "Publicity and ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 7 (September 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-171)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 7 (September 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-171)
Selected article titles: "Slippery Street Causes Collision of Automobiles" (p. 1), "Commence Hearings on Leave Clearance" (p. 1), "Manzanar Ships Melons to Tulelake" (p. 1), "Chief Steward Tells Shortage of Milk Supply" (p. 1), "Niseis Serve Meals to War Prisoners" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 4 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-40)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 4 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-40)
Selected article titles: "Girls' Groups Plan Inter-club Meeting" (p. 1), "People to Elect Delegates to Co-op Body" (p. 1), "New Group Maps Plan of Action for Approval" (p. 1), "Printed Editions of Free Press Prove Cheaper as Costs Analyzed" (p. 1), "Industrial Plans Made. Chief Arrives for Center Industries" (p. 1), "'A', 'B', 'C' Ratings for ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 40 (November 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-288)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 40 (November 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-288)
Selected article titles: "Library to Fete Annual 'Book Week'" (p. 1), "Evacuees to Pay Freight Charges to Residence" (p. 1), "Reports First Nisei Casualty in France" (p. 1), "Local MP Post Reduction Ordered" (p. 1), "Evacuation Unfair" (p. 1), "Two Evacuees Told Return to Coast OK" (p. 1), "Facts About Evacuee Property" (p. 2), "Adams' Photo ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 78 (March 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-322)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 78 (March 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-322)
Selected article titles: "Fire Department Issues Rules and Regulations on Center Fire Hazards" (p. 1), "Manzanar Red Cross Unit Commences Annual Drive" (p. 1), "Project Attorney Gets Facts on Alien Permits" (p. 1), "Oregon Soldiers Resent Hood River Legion Act" (p. 3), "125 Tule Residents Move in Fourth Transfer" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 32 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-280)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 32 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-280)
Selected article titles: "Warn Dog Owners of 'Heat' Period" (p. 1), "CACA Releases Posters, Essays Contest Results" (p. 1), "Nisei Soldiers Proud to Serve With Merrill's Marauders" (p. 1), "Shelby Chaplain Voices Appeal for Aid by Manzanar Populace" (p. 1), "Speed Limit Signs to be Erected Here" (p. 1), "First Nisei Lawyer Admitted in Illinois ...
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