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. II No. 58 (December 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-16)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 58 (December 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-16)
Selected article titles: "Fire Practice Unsatisfactory Says Kubota" (p. 1), "Cotton Formals on Their Way" (p. 1), "Hay Arrives for Distribution" (p. 1), "Need Central Fire Dept." (p. 1), "Relocation Fever Rises" (p. 1), "Farmers Face End of Harvest" (p. 1), "Operation of Enterprise Will Continue as Usual. Compromise Made After Arson Incident; Moving Plan Studied ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 58 (July 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-150)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 58 (July 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-150)
Selected article titles: "War Mobilization Head Takes Issue Against Dies" (p. 1), "Leaders Regret Postponement" (p. 1), "Outsiders Subject to Subsistence Fee" (p. 1), "Student Relocation Inventory Taken" (p. 2), "'Proper Clothing' Lecture Given" (p. 2), "June 17 Recorded as Hottest Day" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. V No. 1 (January 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-198)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. V No. 1 (January 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-198)
Selected article titles: "Rebuke Three for Favoring Niseis' Return" (p. 1), "Wires President of Confidence in Myer" (p. 1), "Grew Makes Stand for Nisei in Speech" (p. 1), "Halt Relocation for Residents Until 10th" (p. 1), "Time Magazine Hits Newspaper in Article on Japanese Problem" (p. 1), "Ask Repatriates to Make Application" (p. 1), "Require Residents ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 35 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-232)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 35 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-232)
Selected article titles: "Ickes Impressed by Western Sentiment" (p. 1), "Test Cast Certified to Supreme Court" (p. 1), "West Coast Return Backed by Fortune" (p. 1), "Transfer Into Enlisted Reserve Corps Explained" (p. 1), "Tell How Hawaiians are Americanized" (p. 1), "Dies Flays WRA Act as 'Menace' to U.S." (p. 2), "Arrest Nine Kibei" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 59 (December 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-87)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 59 (December 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-87)
Selected article titles: "Substitute for Charter is Discussed" (p. 1), "Watch Inflammables!" (p. 1), "Kobe Teacher Speaks on Japan" (p. 1), "Church Collects Toys for Center" (p. 1), "Intelligence School Hails Fourteen Nisei and Kibei" (p. 1), "Report Stove Cleaning to Warehouse" (p. 1), "Legal Group Sentences Violators" (p. 1), "Counsel Body to be Formed" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 9 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-206)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 9 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-206)
Selected article titles: " Official Dates Released for Segregation Moves" (p. 1), " Director Asks Cooperation on Constructions" (p. 1), " D.S. Myer Defends Tule Lake Administration at Los Angeles" (p. 1), " Arrest Three Men for Making Rice Gin" (p. 1), " Hold Preliminary Draft Discussions" (p. 1), " Clarify Procedures for Personal Goods" (p. 1), " DeWitt Discloses Evacuation Motives ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 56 (July 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-148)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 56 (July 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-148)
Selected article titles: "Students Urged to Register for Outside Schools" (p. 1), "Cattle Program Clarified by Farm Division" (p. 1), "Messages to Japan; Toys to Children Given by Red Cross" (p. 1), "WRA Reports Officer Reveal Hostel Facilities Available in Cleveland, Ohio" (p. 1), "Coast to Coast Destiny of Many on Relocation" (p. 1), "Anti-Japanese Law ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 4 (January 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-202)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 4 (January 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-202)
Selected article titles: "Public Works Explains Difficulty in Giving Maintenance, Repair Service" (p. 1), "Council Announces College Clearances" (p. 1), "Paroled Aliens Eligible for Leaves" (p. 1), "Newspaper Quotes From Free Press" (p. 1), "Chicago War Plant Offers Jobs to Evacuees on Seasonal Basis" (p. 1), "Roosevelt Proposes Domestic Program" (p. 2), "Articles on Nisei Appears ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 12 (August 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-363)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 12 (August 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-363)
Selected article titles: "Tokyo Radio Proclaims Unconditional Surrender" (p. 1), "New Record Made on August Leaves" (p. 1), "Order to Close Ten Blocks Affects Three Hundred Ninety-One Families" (p. 1), "West Coast Wage Rates Average Low" (p. 1), "Resettlement Figures Given" (p. 2), "Bullet Fired in Home of Rohwer Evacuee" (p. 2), "Chicago Japanese Killed at ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 24 (November 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-188)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 24 (November 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-188)
Selected article titles: "McCoach Denies Explosives Found at Tule Lake Camp" (p. 1), "Checks Exposed Found at Tule Lake Camp" (p. 1), "To Complete Master File at Topaz Camp" (p. 1), "First Shipment of Cattle Arrive Here" (p. 1), "Block Managers to Fete Merritt on Anniversary" (p. 1), "Grew Defends Loyal Japanese Americans" (p. 1), "Anti-Japanese ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 19 (September 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-55)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 19 (September 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-55)
Selected article titles: "Internal Government Plans Told. Block Leaders to be Limited to Citizens" (p. 1), "Farewell Today by Police Force" (p. 1), "Sears Catalogs Swamp Center" (p. 1), "Motor Fleet Augmented" (p. 1), "Hospital Laundry Begins Operation" (p. 1), "Announce Clothing Allowance. Evacuees May Buy Own Dress Selections" (p. 1), "Officials Visit Via Army Bomber ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 8 (July 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-359)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 8 (July 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-359)
Selected article titles: "Wisconsin Hospital Still Accepts Nisei for Cadet Nurse Training" (p. 1), "American Express Office to Disband" (p. 1), "Block 19 Mess Hall Closed to Residents" (p. 1), "Myer Gives Approval to Close Blocks as Population Decreases" (p. 1), "442nd to Become Part of Reserve" (p. 1), "Japanese Alien to Face Trial at Stockton ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 34 (October 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-78)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 34 (October 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-78)
Selected article titles: "National W.R.A. Director Arrives. Dillon Myer Here Touring Center" (p. 1), "Governm't Body Finishes Charter" (p. 1), "Three Held by Military Police" (p. 1), "Last of Furlough Volunteers Leave" (p. 1), "Three Experts Survey Guayule" (p. 1), "Co-op Records to be Audited" (p. 1), "With the Idaho Expeditionary Force" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 80 (March 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-324)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 80 (March 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-324)
Selected article titles: "Duplicate Alien Registration Cards Available" (p. 1), "Cease Further Family Reunions at Crystal City Internment Camp" (p. 1), "Buddhist Hostel Opens in Los Angeles Area" (p. 1), "Government to Reject Pleas of Evacuees" (p. 1), "Evacuees Eligible for 'Survivors Insurance'" (p. 1), "Japanese Section Head Relocates to Berkeley" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 10 (February 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-100)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 10 (February 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-100)
Selected article titles: "Sugar Beet Agents Interview Prospective Farmers. Beet Acreage and Farms Open this Season for Experienced" (p. 1), "Police Announce Special Six-Man Body. To Represent Force in Meets; Make Smooth Running Outfit" (p. 1), "Japanese Still Left" (p. 1), "Resettlement, Transfers Claim Recent Departures" (p. 1), "Advise Internees to Renew Permits" (p. 1), "Taxpayers ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 42 (May 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-239)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 42 (May 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-239)
Selected article titles: "Co-op Releases Statement on Canteen Sales" (p. 1), "Chicago Offers Jobs for Older Evacuees" (p. 1), "Nisei Rights Upheld by American Soldiers" (p. 1), "Postwar Plans for Manzanar Discussed" (p. 1), "Postwar Deportation of Japanese Aliens Sought" (p. 1), "Nisei Paratrooper Receives Coveted 'Silver Wings'" (p. 2), "Thirty-nine Nisei Women Return to West ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 24 (March 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-221)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 24 (March 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-221)
Selected article titles: "Authorities Understand the Views of Nisei -- Ralph Merritt" (p. 1), "Mark Probe of WRA as 'Painful Parody'" (p. 1), "Reveal One-Fifth of Evacuees Relocated" (p. 1), "Tulean Sentenced" (p. 1), "New Food-Serving Procedures Clarified at Mess Chef's Meet" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Upholds Relocation Policies" (p. 1), "Solving of Minority Problems Requested ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 55 (November 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-13)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 55 (November 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-13)
Selected article titles: "Ralph Merritt Named New Director. New Project Director Arrives Tuesday Succeeding Sol Kimball" (p. 1), "Suspended Clothes Distribution" (p. 1), "Hinted 'disturbance' in Poston Revealed" (p. 1), "Busses Bring More Workers From Montana" (p. 1), "Move to Organize Community Chest" (p. 1), "Manzanar Cooperative Enterprises, Inc." (p. 2), "That Rosy Job Outside -- " (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 51 (November 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-10)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 51 (November 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-10)
Selected article titles: "Partial Evacuation for Hawaii Japanese Decreed" (p. 1), "Studies to Aid in Relocation" (p. 1), "Co-op News. Congress Meets Again Tonight" (p. 1), "Specialists Here for Child Clinic" (p. 1), "Liquid Contraband..." (p. 1), "Workers Return in Good Spirits After Hard Labor" (p. 1), "Check-ups Urged for Children" (p. 1), "Three Depart for ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 12 (October 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-176)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 12 (October 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-176)
Selected article titles: "Remind Residents Water Control Still in Effect" (p. 1), "Promise Fair Play to Utah Workers" (p. 1), "Indian Protests Nisei Teachers" (p. 1), "Tuleans Move" (p. 1), "Continue Leave Clearance Hearing" (p. 1), "To Hold Discussions on Social Problems" (p. 1), "Blackout Saturday Due to Lightning" (p. 1), "Shoyu Factory Goes Into Full ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 15 (September 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-366)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 15 (September 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-366)
Selected article titles: "Block Clearance Program Empties Six of Ten Units. Residents of Block 33 and 28 Will Contact Housing Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for New Assignments" (p. 1), "Parolees Asked to See Attorney" (p. 1), "Six More Children Depart as Village Passes Into History. Few Who Remain Will Receive Care at Building 2, While Awaiting ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 63 (August 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-155)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 63 (August 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-155)
Selected article titles: "Hospital Staff Augmented as Doctor Arrives" (p. 1), "Insecticides Next Topic for Lecture" (p. 1), "Merritt Speaks on Segregation Plans" (p. 1), "Residents Taste Home-Made Tofu" (p. 1), "Execution of Forms Urged of Evacuees" (p. 1), "Anti-Japanese Law is Unconstitutional" (p. 1), "Project Director Given Authority to Impose Fines" (p. 1), "WRA Policies ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 22 (March 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-219)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 22 (March 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-219)
Selected article titles: "Block Managers Organize Permanent Committees" (p. 1), "PTA Heads Assure Relocation Support" (p. 1), "Racial Persecution Hits Salt Lake City" (p. 1), "Japanese-Americans are Loyal -- Sandburg" (p. 2), "Opposition Seen Against Deportation" (p. 3).
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 ...
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