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. 6 No. 98 (May 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-343)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 98 (May 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-343)
Selected article titles: "Majority of CIO Men Sign Pledge Cards" (p. 1), "Manzanar Teachers Seek New Jobs as Schools End" (p. 1), "Center Buddhists Hold Memorial Day Service" (p. 1), "Hollywood Film Studio Seeks Japanese Actors" (p. 1), "Ex-Tulean Kills Self in New York" (p. 2), "Manhattan Reader Hints to Race Discriminators" (p. 2), "Exhibit Paintings ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 45 (June 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-137)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 45 (June 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-137)
Selected article titles: "28 Residents Depart for Texas Internment Camp" (p. 1), "Packages Inspected for Contraband" (p. 1), "Employment Division Tells Labor Shortage" (p. 1), "Windstorm Damages Several Apartments" (p. 1), "Student Relocation Director to Arrive" (p. 1), "Job Priority for Rejected Volunteers" (p. 2), "7600 Clearances Granted Evacuees from 10 Centers" (p. 3), "'Tofu' Manufacture ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 33 (July 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-33)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 33 (July 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-33)
Selected article titles: "Housing Improvements to Go Full Speed Ahead" (p. 1), "Lost and Found at Town Hall" (p. 1), "Legal Records Dept. in New Location" (p. 1), "Reunion of Immediate Members Only, Latest Official Regulation" (p. 1), "Watermelon for Net Workers on Hot Days" (p. 1), "Evacuees to be Moved Directly to Relocation Centers" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 4 (July 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-381)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 4 (July 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-381)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Surpasses Goal in Seventh War Loan Drive" (p. 1), "To Hold 'Penny Dance' Tonight in Auditorium" (p. 1), "New Clinic Schedule Revealed by Hospital" (p. 1), "'Youth Mixers' Rally Slated Tuesday Night at Mess Hall Sixteen" (p. 2), "New Ruling Made on Train Reservations" (p. 2).
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. 6 No. 74 (March 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-318)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 74 (March 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-318)
Selected article titles: "Terminate Furloughs for Farm Employment" (p. 1), "War Relocation Authority Issues Grants to Hawaii" (p. 1), "Sixty-Five Per Cent Will Welcome Nisei" (p. 1), "Oakland Japanese Get Threats by Telephone" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 22 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-58)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 22 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-58)
Selected article titles: "Holland Leaves But Sign-up Continues. Citizens Cautioned to be Patient as Applications Must Go Through FBI" (p. 1), "Federal Storage" (p. 1), "Students Write History" (p. 1), "First Workers' Assembly Held" (p. 1), "Establish New Gov't. Set-up" (p. 1), "Schools Occupy Eighteen Halls" (p. 1), "Lots of Work... No Workers" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 91 (May 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-336)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 91 (May 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-336)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Rights Upheld by Labor Unions" (p. 1), "Red Cross Drive Tops Previous Year Total; Exceeds $2000 Goal" (p. 1), "WRA Remains on Job on V-E Day" (p. 1), "'Know Where Good Japs Buried' -- Hanley" (p. 1), "Issei Woman Takes Life With Poison" (p. 1), "Debate Return of Nisei to West Coast" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 4 (May 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-371)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 4 (May 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-371)
Selected article titles: "Factory Work Opens to Nisei Resettlers in Philadelphia" (p. 1), "Philadelphia Hostel Welcomes Resettlers" (p. 1), "New York Dressmaker Finds Japanese Capable Workers" (p. 1), "Philadelphia Offers Post War Employment to Japanese People" (p. 2), "1500 Japanese Evacuees Return to West Coast" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 15 (February 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-212)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 15 (February 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-212)
Selected article titles: "Department of Interior Takes Over WRA Center" (p. 1), "Manzanar Segregants to Entrain at Lone Pine for Tule Center" (p. 1), "So-long Tule Bounds" (p. 1), "Tokyo Broadcast in Reply to Charges on U.S. Prisoners" (p. 1), "Statistics of Segregation Released by Assistant Project Director Adams" (p. 1), "Relocation Cure for 'Manzanar ...
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 ...
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