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. 47 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-85)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 47 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-85)
Selected article titles: "Demand for Manzanar Workers in East Noted by Job Offers" (p. 1), "Wind Causes Fire Havoc" (p. 1), "Work Corps Ready for Complaints" (p. 1), "Release Sought for Accused Pending Trial" (p. 1), "Sol. Kimball Takes New Post, Succeeding Harvey Coverley" (p. 1), "Gas Tanks Installed for Shoyu Factory" (p. 1), "Conserve Heat ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 54 (November 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-12)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 54 (November 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-12)
Selected article titles: "Lots of Fuel..." (p. 1), "Plans for Income Boost Proposed. Prevailing Wages to be Paid for New Camouflage Project" (p. 1), "Full Course Dinner Due This Thursday" (p. 1), "One Hurt as Drivers Escape Injuries in First Auto Crash" (p. 1), "Inventory Date Nears" (p. 1), "Eggs Listed as Rationed Food" (p. 1), ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 47 (June 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-244)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 47 (June 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-244)
Selected article titles: "Tule Center Quota Filled to Capacity" (p. 1), "Soldier Condemns Racial Prejudice" (p. 1), "Furlough Opens to 18 Year-old Youths" (p. 1), "Michigan Refuses to Pay Hospital Fee for Evacuees" (p. 1), "Trio Robs Property From Evacuee Home" (p. 1), "Hit Discrimination Against Loyal Nisei" (p. 2), "Reveal Suicide of Nisei Housekeeper" (p. ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 52 (November 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-86)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 52 (November 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-86)
Selected article titles: "Co-op Votes to Sponsor Cinemas, Open Shoe Shop" (p. 1), "Name for Local Shoyu Sought" (p. 1), "Official Unscathed in Auto Accident" (p. 1), "Citizen Curfew Ruled Illegal" (p. 1), "Nisei Soldier Shot in Caf_" (p. 1), "Crowds Deluge Coffee Sale" (p. 1), "Success Story: Boy Relocates" (p. 1), "Student Relocations to be ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 20 (August 29, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-389)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 20 (August 29, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-389)
Selected article titles: "Resettler's Committee Plans Get-Together for Issei Residents" (p. 1), "Relocation Receives Booklet on Schools in Western New York" (p. 2), "Two Nisei Girls Work with Army Signal Corps" (p. 2), "W.M.C. Helps Evacuees Find Jobs with Housing" (p. 2), "Issei, Nisei Attend Cosmo Club Picnic with Caucasians" (p. 2), "Discrimination Against Nisei 'Outrageous'" ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 36 (October 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-284)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 36 (October 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-284)
Selected article titles: "Nineteen Reservists Receive Call for Induction Into Active Duty" (p. 1), "Canadian Japanese Signs for Service" (p. 1), "Navy Here Fights Return of Nisei" (p. 1), "Wants Names of War Prisoners" (p. 1), "New Law Permits Renunciation of American Citizenship" (p. 1), "Five Residents Fined in Traffic Violation" (p. 1), "Praise Evacuees on ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 79 (March 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-323)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 79 (March 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-323)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Eligible for Defense Work in San Francisco War Industries" (p. 1), "War Department Issues Ruling on Dependency Act" (p. 1), "Full Name of Sender Needed for Parcels to War Internees" (p. 1), "Alien Land Law Ruling Released" (p. 1), "Information Needed on Property Left in Terminal Island" (p. 1), "Citizens Permitted Use ...
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 Law ...
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 Speed Work for ...
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. III No. 54 (July 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-146)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 54 (July 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-146)
Selected article titles: "Advisory Group Combines With Other Agencies" (p. 1), "Surveys Conditions Prevalent in Camp" (p. 1), "Japanese Americans from Centers Working on Farms" (p. 1), "New WRA Ruling for Workers on Furlough Given" (p. 1), "School Standard Met by Manzanar Junior College" (p. 1), "Decrease Noted Last Month as 68 Terminate" (p. 1), "Regulations ...
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 for ...
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. 2), ...
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 Statement" (p. ...
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. 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 Term for ...
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. 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. 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. II No. 29 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-72)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 29 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-72)
Selected article titles: "Block 35 Tragedy. Suicide Pact Hinted as Police Seek Clew [Clue] in Notes Written by Husband" (p. 1), "Goods Stored in Federal Reserve Warehouses Due Soon" (p. 1), "Teachers Discuss Pressing Problems" (p. 1), "Constitution Plans Discussed at Meet" (p. 1), "Furlough Underway. Next Contingent Leaving Soon" (p. 1), "Close Canteen to Cut ...
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