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. II No. 10 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-46)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 10 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-46)
Selected article titles: "Net Project Closed. Production Methods to be Reorganized" (p. 1), "Guayule Chemist Begins Research" (p. 1), "Committee Discusses Relocation Problems" (p. 1), "Buddhist Services Unite Local Couple" (p. 1), "Red Cross Chapter Selects Officers" (p. 1), "Diptheria Shots" (p. 1), "Rentable Property Must be Registered" (p. 1), "Two Hundred Attend First Co-op Congress ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 47 (December 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-295)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 47 (December 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-295)
Selected article titles: "Airborne Troop Life Tough Says Visiting Nisei Paratrooper" (p. 1), "Capacity Crowd Attends Social Event of Year" (p. 1), "Cigarettes Stolen From Poston Co-op Warehouse" (p. 2), "Students Favor Return of Nisei to School" (p. 3), "Mail Christmas Gifts Early Says Postmaster" (p. 3), "Canada-Born Nisei Refused License to Operate Own Shop" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 35 (October 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-79)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 35 (October 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-79)
Selected article titles: "National Director Addresses Block Managers on WRA Policies" (p. 1), "More Subjects for Grown-Ups" (p. 1), "We Celebrate Fire Prevention Week" (p. 1), "Shoyu Project Ready" (p. 1), "Students Leave for Colleges" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Watches as Groups Vote for Acceptance of Charter" (p. 1), "Support the Japanese Teachers" (p. 2), "Medical ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 32 (April 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-124)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 32 (April 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-124)
Selected article titles: "National Director of WRA, Dillon Myer, Pays Visit. Two-day Center Tour Conducted" (p. 1), "Statistics Show Midwest Living Expense Lower. Cost of Living in Kansas City, Indianapolis and Denver Lower" (p. 1), "Insufficient Work Reported by Boys in Idaho Related" (p. 1), "Colorado Accepts Farm Laborers" (p. 1), "Relocation is an Opportunity Says ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 7 (June 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-374)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 7 (June 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-374)
Selected article titles: "Encourage Resettlers to Notify of Leaves" (p. 1), "Undeveloped Land in Mojave Desert Area Offered to Families" (p. 1), "300 Missourians Attend Social" (p. 1), "New York WRA Office Distributes Pamphlet for Issei Businessmen" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 10 (May 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-399)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 10 (May 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-399)
Selected article titles: "Evacuation Two-third Over" (p. 1), "Issei Show a Big Success" (p. 1), "Health Dept. Stress Sanitation" (p. 2), "Amateur Farmers Will Get Land" (p. 3), "Boy Scout Troops Issue Membership Call" (p. 3), "Americans to Learn Japanese" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 2 (April 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-392)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 2 (April 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-392)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Holds First Election. Many Issei Have Initial Experience with Ballots" (p. 1), "First Wedding Bells Ring Out in this New Town for Sunday Rites" (p. 1), "Only Business Visitors Now Being Admitted" (p. 1), "Rice and Vegetables Coming" (p. 1), "Vaccination Hangover Symptoms Defined" (p. 2), "Measles Mastered Say Medicos" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 19 (March 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-216)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 19 (March 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-216)
Selected article titles: "Committee Drafts Resolutions for Washington Consideration" (p. 1), "Six on Probation for Law Violation" (p. 1), "Sentence Man on Assault Charge" (p. 1), "Manzanar Resolutions: Memorandum to Project Director Merritt" (p. 1), "Ickes Names Jerome as First to Close" (p. 1), "Conduct Hearings for Tule Internees" (p. 2), "Segregation Hits Recreation Staff" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 21 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-111)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 21 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-111)
Selected article titles: "Address Changes Cleared by Ennis. Change of Address Notices Needed on Resettlement" (p. 1), "Small Apartments for Young Couples a Reality Soon" (p. 1), "Transportation, Storage to be Provided by WRA. Warehouse at Convenient Points for Free Storage Being Arranged" (p. 1), "300 Volunteers at Minidoka for Combat Unit" (p. 1), "Clothing Allowance ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 36 (July 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-36)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 36 (July 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-36)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Eligible to Social Security Provisions" (p. 1), "Ask Housing for Alterations" (p. 1), "New Mattresses" (p. 1), "Questionnaires Due" (p. 1), "Signed Permits Necessary for All Visitors" (p. 1), "Return all Empty Pop Bottles" (p. 1), "New Residents for Manzanar: Forty Arrive to Rejoin Families" (p. 2), "Low Cost Shoe Repair Available ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 22 (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-112)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 22 (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-112)
Selected article titles: "Schools to Observe Nation-wide Education Week. Pageant, Program to be Featured" (p. 1), "No Plans Set for Building of Sanitarium" (p. 1), "Straw for Ticks Finally Received by Housing Dept." (p. 1), "More Information on Disposal of Property Disclosed" (p. 1), "Forum to Feature Religion, Marriage" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 97 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-342)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 97 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-342)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Schools to End on May 29" (p. 1), "Appointed Staff Barbecue to Honor School Teachers" (p. 1), "Mess Division Staff Totals 725 Workers" (p. 1), "Anti-Japanese Sign Erected in Orosi by Unidentified Persons" (p. 2), "Coastal Return by 12,000 Estimated" (p. 2), "Committee Aids Nisei in Seattle" (p. 2), "Bainbridge Review ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 12 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-379)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 12 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-379)
Selected article titles: "Akagi Operates Six Boarding Houses in WLA" (p. 1), "Expect 8000 to Attend Exhibit of Paintings by Nisei and Issei" (p. 1), "Release New Ruling on Baggage Pick-ups" (p. 1), "Are You Worried About Housing?" (p. 4), "Nisei Girl Wins Fashion Contest for Watermelon Wool Dress" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 6 (July 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-255)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 6 (July 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-255)
Selected article titles: "Merrill's Marauders Backs Nisei Soldiers Fighting in Burma Front" (p. 1), "Property Owned by Aliens Escapes Tax" (p. 1), "Twenty-Six Aliens Removed From Tule" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Nisei Fail to Go for Physicals" (p. 1), "Deny Sabotage Acts by Canadian Nisei" (p. 1), "Workers Accidentally Wounded by Farmer" (p. 1), "'Think ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 52 (June 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-249)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 52 (June 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-249)
Selected article titles: "Sentence 63 Nisei to Three Year Terms in Wyoming's Mass Trial" (p. 1), "To Complete Jerome Movement by July 1" (p. 1), "Discuss Use of Center for Veteran's Home" (p. 1), "Judge by Merit" (p. 2), "Release Quota of Fifth War Loan for Center" (p. 2), "Chicago Areas Jobs Plentiful -- Krueger ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 35 (May 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-127)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 35 (May 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-127)
Selected article titles: "J. Edgar Hoover Says No Espionage" (p. 1), "Eastern Defense Command Opens New England Areas to Evacuees. Procedure to Acquire Positions Exactly Opposite to Chicago" (p. 1), "Fire Truck Mishap Results in Injuries to Six Firemen" (p. 1), "Public Opinion Kind in Chicago" (p. 1), "Average of Fifty Residents Leave Center Weekly" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 36 (May 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-128)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 36 (May 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-128)
Selected article titles: Advisory Board Election Reaches Half-Way MarkSelected article titles: "Speech by Ralph Merritt Climaxes Parade of Band" (p. 1), "Project Director Clarifies Return of Resettlers" (p. 1), "Farm Labor Wages Differ Throughout the Country" (p. 1), "Pre-School P-TA to Hold First Aid and Health Program" (p. 1), "Housing Dept. Obtains Rice Straw for Mattresses ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 18 (August 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-386)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 18 (August 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-386)
Selected article titles: "N.Y. Church Committee Provides Scholarships" (p. 1), "Demand for Workers in New York High Despite V-E Day" (p. 1), "Chicago Passes Laws Favorably Effecting Security of Resettlers" (p. 1), "Outstanding Nisei Work Results in More Offers" (p. 1), "Explain How to Obtain Social Security Card" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 20 (September 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-268)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 20 (September 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-268)
Selected article titles: "USO to Honor Families of Servicemen at Program" (p. 1), "[Ophthalmologist] Slated Here September 4-7" (p. 1), "Hoover Denounces Rumors of Hawaii" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 72 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-316)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 72 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-316)
Selected article titles: "To Liquidate Yokohama Bank of Los Angeles" (p. 1), "March 15 Deadline for Filing 1944 Income Tax" (p. 1), "To Begin Flower, Doll Exhibits on Saturday" (p. 1), "Warn Aliens to Notify on Change of Address" (p. 2), "Offer to Sell Barracks" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 66 (August 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-158)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 66 (August 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-158)
Selected article titles: "Description of Tulelake Given to Segregees" (p. 1), "Violator of Curfew Ruling Released" (p. 1), "Chickens to Arrive After Week Delay" (p. 1), "Evacuees Favored by Idaho Farmers" (p. 1), "Stray Cats; Dogs Menace to Health" (p. 1), "Plan to Control Consumption of Water Pending" (p. 1), "Health in Tulelake" (p. 1), "Chicago ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 2 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-354)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 2 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-354)
Selected article titles: "Original Marauder Visits Los Angeles" (p. 1), "Lack of Teachers Closes Classes" (p. 1), "Shots Fired at San Jose Home of WRA Official" (p. 3), "Taxpayers May Support Evacuees" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 7 (July 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-256)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 7 (July 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-256)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Consul Visits" (p. 1), "Explain Reason for Delay in Induction" (p. 2), "Kaltenborn Donates Sum to Provide Scholarship for Nisei at Academy" (p. 2), "Tule Appeals Board Give Hearings on Leave Clearance" (p. 3).
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