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. 13 (August 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-49)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 13 (August 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-49)
Selected article titles: "Stored Furniture to be Shipped Here" (p. 1), "July Payments Begin. Camouflage Workers First to be Paid" (p. 1), "Plant Nursery Opens Doors to Public Soon" (p. 1), "Teacher Training Class Slated Here" (p. 1), "More Arrivals Swell Center" (p. 1), "Schools to Begin Despite Difficulty" (p. 1), "Co-op Board Nominated. Issei, Nisei ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 70 (September 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-162)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 70 (September 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-162)
Selected article titles: "Conservation of H2O Requested" (p. 1), "Gripsholm Sails Friday" (p. 1), "Mimeographed Edition" (p. 3), "Evacuees Bound for Tulelake Urged to Pack" (p. 3), "Merritt Expresses Satisfaction in Hearing Procedures" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 17 (August 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-385)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 17 (August 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-385)
Selected article titles: "First Granada Returnee Inducted Into Army" (p. 1), "Issei, Nisei Work on Sheep Ranch in Cozad" (p. 1), "WRA Office Workers Meet With Resettlers" (p. 1), "Catholic Charities Offer Housing, Work for Six Family Units" (p. 2), "Nisei Eligible for Housing Project Home" (p. 2), "Buddhist Church Opens Hostel in Detroit" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 1 (July 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-37)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 1 (July 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-37)
Selected article titles: "New Policy for Transfers Told" (p. 1), "Resident Leaves to Join Sweetheart" (p. 1), "Presses Roll for First Printed Free Press" (p. 1), "Form Judiciary Committee to Help Maintain Order" (p. 1), "Police Chief 'Jailed'" (p. 2), "Blocks to Elect Leaders" (p. 2), "Exonerate Freight Delivery Crew of Damaged Shipments" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 104 (June 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-349)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 104 (June 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-349)
Selected article titles: "Residents of Block 13 Hold Farewell Picnic" (p. 2), "JACL Publishes Booklet on Nisei War Effort" (p. 2), "Hold Worship Services for Issei in Milwaukee" (p. 2), "Mackenzie Campaigns Against Japanese Return" (p. 2), "Emancipation League Formed by Japanese Who Seek Democracy" (p. 3), "California 'Hoodlums' Criticized by Sixteen" (p. 3), "Vandals Attempt ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 18 (March 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-215)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 18 (March 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-215)
Selected article titles: "Delegates Meet With Director for Draft Discussion. Merritt Leaves for Washington With Local Citizens' Message" (p. 1), "Seven Boys Held on Unauthorized Leave" (p. 1), "First Manzanar Group in Tule After 36-Hour Trip" (p. 1), "House Passes Bill Aimed at Disloyals" (p. 1), "Responsibility to U.S. Told Delegates" (p. 1), "Lift Curfew ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 34 (July 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-34)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 34 (July 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-34)
Selected article titles: "Immediate Action Urged for Repatriation" (p. 1), "Fifteen Block Leaders Open Offices at 1-1" (p. 1), "Gas Tank Explosion Hurts MP Top Sgt." (p. 1), "Payment of $15,000 in June Wages Disbursed in Alphabetical Order" (p. 1), "Men's Clothing Distributed to First Arrivals" (p. 1), "Friend's Service Committee Confer to ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 6 (January 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-96)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 6 (January 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-96)
Selected article titles: "Peace Committee Given Approval" (p. 1), "Transfer to Other Centers Possible With Revised Policy" (p. 1), "Typewriter Rentals Due for Distribution" (p. 1), "Police Class on Accident Prevention Plan Starts. JC Credit to be Given" (p. 2), "Grammar, Reading Classes Under Way" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 3 (July 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-39)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 3 (July 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-39)
Selected article titles: "What the World is Saying..." (p. 1), "Net Records Broken. Woman Worker Produces Four Nets Per Day" (p. 1), "Optometrist to Arrive" (p. 1), "Manzanar Lures Newshounds; Featured in Top Magazines" (p. 1), "Eleven Newcomers Arrive From Other Assembly Centers" (p. 1), "Experts to Encourage Agriculture" (p. 1), "Modern $150,000 Sewer Plant ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 3 (April 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-393)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 3 (April 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-393)
Selected article titles: "First Baby Comes to Manzanar. New Arrival Thursday Increases Camp Population" (p. 1), "You Can't Leave Camp for Jobs, Says Army" (p. 1), "Vote by Absentee Ballots" (p. 1), "Officials Impressed by Camp Progress" (p. 2), "Newsmen Express Keen Interest in Local Work" (p. 2), "Shower Curtains Coming: Also Police Uniforms" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 2 (July 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-252)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 2 (July 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-252)
Selected article titles: "Idaho Seasonal Workers Beaten by Buhl Youths at Twin Falls" (p. 1), "D.S.C. Bestowed on Korean American" (p. 1), "Peterson Tells Ethnic Problems" (p. 1), "Fidler Opposes Espionage Film" (p. 1), "New Bill to Exclude Nisei From Voting" (p. 1), "Urge Citizens to Register for Voting" (p. 1), "Californian Negates DeWitt ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 11 (October 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-175)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 11 (October 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-175)
Selected article titles: "Project Director Merritt to Visit Tule Lake Center. To Make Personal Check on Segregation Group" (p. 1), "Urge Delegates to Persuade Relocation" (p. 1), "Caucasian Staff Buys More Bonds" (p. 1), "Philadelphia Hostel Nears Completion" (p. 1), "289 Segregants Leave Manzanar" (p. 1), "WRA and Segregation" (p. 2), "Opening in Chicago for Domestic ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 107 (June 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-352)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 107 (June 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-352)
Selected article titles: "More Appointed Staff Members Resign as Center Closure Nears" (p. 1), "Seattle Hostels Now Available" (p. 1), "Eleven Ask Repeal of Army Status" (p. 1), "Reports Favorable on Eastern Coast for Ex-Fishermen" (p. 1), "Wilson Warns Aliens on Land Purchase" (p. 1), "Tuleans Depart for Internment Camp" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 14 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-262)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 14 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-262)
Selected article titles: "LA Christians Favor Nisei Coast Return" (p. 1), "Vandals Desecrate Japanese Cemetery" (p. 1), "King George Talks With Nisei Soldiers" (p. 1), "Loyal Nisei Return Urged in Resolution" (p. 1), "Interview Nisei for Civil Service Jobs" (p. 1), "Tulean Boy is Killed in Truck Accident" (p. 2), "Nisei Problem Topic on Radio Broadcast ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 50 (June 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-142)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 50 (June 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-142)
Selected article titles: "Hog, Cattle and Chicken Farm Projects to Begin" (p. 1), "Committee to Fight Race Discrimination" (p. 1), "Japanese American Soldiers at Shelby in Favorable Light" (p. 1), "Plan to Organize Council Submitted" (p. 1), "Return Articles Loaned by Hospital" (p. 1), "Way Station for War Prisoners at Angel Island" (p. 1), "Title Officially ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 51 (June 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-143)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 51 (June 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-143)
Selected article titles: "From Hilo to Gila and a Job in Elgin" (p. 1), "Priority Request Procedure Given" (p. 1), "Curfew Legality Upheld by Court" (p. 1), "Santa Fe Internee Camp Swept by Fire; All Escape Injury" (p. 1), "Joseph Grew States Common Japanese in Japan Hates War" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 27 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-118)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 27 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-118)
Selected article titles: "Repatriation Discussed in Public Forum" (p. 1), "Internment Camp Misunderstanding Clarified" (p. 1), "WRA Will Help Resettlers With Financial Assistance. Evacuee Must be Approved Before Being Eligible for Cash Grants" (p. 1), "Japan Messages to be Handled by Red Cross" (p. 1), "Soap, Shoyu Sale Starts This Week" (p. 4), "Religion Plays Vital ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 12 (August 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-260)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 12 (August 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-260)
Selected article titles: "Eight Men Charged With Draft Evasion" (p. 1), "Experiments of Army Proven Successful" (p. 1), "Manzanar Personnel Pass in Drive Quota" (p. 1), "Will Attempt to Remove TB Patients" (p. 1), "Slight Increase in Sugar Quota Here" (p. 1), "Resolution Passed Asking Nisei Return" (p. 1), "14 Segregees Stage Hunger Strike for Seven ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 14 (February 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-211)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 14 (February 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-211)
Selected article titles: "Demorest Explains Draft Deferment Matters Here" (p. 1), "Grand Jury Indicts Five Tule Internees" (p. 1), "Personnel Officer Explains How to Secure Draft Cards" (p. 1), "WRA Takes Steps to Protect Centers" (p. 1), "Korematsu Appeals to Supreme Court" (p. 1), "Introduces Bill Aimed at Disloyal Citizens" (p. 1), "Roosevelt Condemns Racial Violence ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 21 (March 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-218)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 21 (March 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-218)
Selected article titles: "Writer Discusses Aspects of Racial Persecution" (p. 1), "Washington Office Authorizes Enlargement of Farm Program" (p. 1), "WRA Probe Made on Hiring of Nisei Help" (p. 1), "Jobs for Evacuees Available in East" (p. 1), "Madison Japanese-Americans Get Favorable Reception" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 11 (February 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-101)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 11 (February 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-101)
Selected article titles: "Bruce Clears Confusion Co-op Rebates" (p. 1), "Many Apply for Stored Property" (p. 1), "Adventure-Romance Show Coming Here" (p. 1), "Beet Crew Augmented by Two New Additions. Selection of Representatives to Inspect Beet Fields Due Soon" (p. 1), "Brothers Held for Resisting FBI Men" (p. 1), "Activity Finds Manzanar Red Cross Busy" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. V No. 3 (January 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-200)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. V No. 3 (January 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-200)
Selected article titles: "Myer Proposes Relocation Meet" (p. 1), "Police Warns Law Violators" (p. 1), "Editorial -- Rights of the Majority" (p. 2), "Job Offers Arrive From Saint Louis" (p. 2), "Property Sale Questioned" (p. 2), "Camp Denied Fire Siren" (p. 3), "Flu Taxes Hospital" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 44 (June 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-136)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 44 (June 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-136)
Selected article titles: "175 Nisei Soldiers in South Pacific on Special Duty" (p. 1), "Center Visitors Required to Pay Room and Board" (p. 1), "New M.P. Escorts Arrive Here" (p. 1), "Discussion Urged by WRA Official on Relocation" (p. 1), "Brown Advises Plan to Collect Cash for Medics" (p. 1), "$5,000 Fine or Prison ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 60 (July 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-152)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 60 (July 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-152)
Selected article titles: "Recruiting for Camp Savage to Commence Soon" (p. 1), "Forecast Decline in Seasonal Jobs" (p. 1), "Rules Concerning Leaves Clarified" (p. 1), "Good Job Offers in Midwest Area" (p. 1), "Relocation Officers Announce New Goal" (p. 2), "Shortage of Papers Announced by Co-op" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 5 (July 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-254)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 5 (July 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-254)
Selected article titles: "Co-op Board Resigns as Others Threatened" (p. 1), "Wants to Explain His Reasons to Japanese" (p. 1), "Induction Notices for Center Youths Arrive" (p. 1), "Heath Writes Project of Farm Opportunities" (p. 3), "Hotels Aiding Loyal Japanese to Resettle" (p. 3).
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