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. 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 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 29 (December 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-193)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 29 (December 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-193)
Selected article titles: "Nurse Tells of Forming Home Nursing Aides" (p. 1), "Aliens Eligible for Short Term Leave" (p. 1), "Complete Plans for Apprenticeship Here" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Answers to Dies Sub-Committee on Tule Trouble" (p. 1), "Merritt Tells Important Event of Week; Weather" (p. 1), "Intelligence Service Needs Translators" (p. 1), "Give Information on ...
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. 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).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 43 (May 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-240)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 43 (May 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-240)
Selected article titles: "Meal Regulations for Visitors Issued" (p. 1), "Manzanar USO Plans Future Program" (p. 1), "Worker Shortage Causes Local Work Activity Cut" (p. 1), "Evacuees Accepted in Merchant Marine" (p. 2), "Future of Japanese Discussed at Panel" (p. 2), "Compose Directory to Assist Evacuees" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 9 (October 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-173)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 9 (October 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-173)
Selected article titles: "Arrest Five for Hoodlumism in Utah" (p. 1), "Reveal Official Effort to Preserve Japanese American Status in Hawaii" (p. 1), "Federal Agents Visit Manzanar" (p. 1), "Quell Segregation Rumor" (p. 1), "Honor Segregees at Judo Tourney" (p. 2), "Refer Problems on Race to President" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 68 (February 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-312)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 68 (February 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-312)
Selected article titles: "Pearlson Warns to Notify on 'Sick Leaves'" (p. 1), "Post-Valentine's Dance Slated Friday Evening" (p. 1), "U.S. Government Seeks Two Hand Compositors" (p. 1), "'Loyal Nisei Smart' Says Writer Shippey" (p. 1).
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. 5 No. 32 (April 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-229)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 32 (April 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-229)
Selected article titles: "Delayed Draft List Arrives" (p. 1), "Ickes Hits Coast Attitude" (p. 1), "Relocation Officials to Meet in Chicago" (p. 1), "Dies Investigates Japanese Finances" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 5 (September 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-169)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 5 (September 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-169)
Selected article titles: "Robert L. Brown Returns From Tulelake Project" (p. 1), "Farm Division Gives Away Food Products" (p. 1), "Gripsholm Sails With 1400 Aboard" (p. 1), "Manufacturing Tells Industrial Progress" (p. 1), "Approximately 291 Outsiders Counted" (p. 1), "Attempted Suicide by Man Disclosed" (p. 1), "Weekly Accommodations for Five Local Residents in Chicago Told" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 17 (August 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-53)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 17 (August 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-53)
Selected article titles: "Expect 1000 for Furlough. Farm Jobs May Start in October" (p. 1), "Seamen Called to Special Meeting" (p. 1), "To Notify Workers Through Press" (p. 1), "Barber Shop Opens Next Week" (p. 1), "Harvest Time for Victory Garden" (p. 1), "Local School System Faces Difficulties" (p. 1), "Student Nurses May Complete Training" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 37 (May 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-129)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 37 (May 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-129)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Eligible for Vocational Training by NYA. 35 to Comprise Initial Group" (p. 1), "State Department to Deliberate Repatriation" (p. 1), "Procedures Released on Damage Claims" (p. 1), "Nisei Girl Exemplifies Americanism by Honesty" (p. 1), "Council Members Chosen; Ready to Perform Duties. Advisory Board Members to Help Merritt on Center Problems" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 32 (October 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-76)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 32 (October 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-76)
Selected article titles: "The Honest Man" (p. 1), "New Block Managers Confer Up Working System" (p. 1), "National WRA Director Arrives Tuesday for One-day Conference. To be Accompanied by Army Official" (p. 1), "Drafted Charter Meets Approval" (p. 1), "Negroes and the Nisei" (p. 2), "Shall We Fiddle While Manzanar Burns?" (p. 2), "Bottle Return Help ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 30 (October 7, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-278)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 30 (October 7, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-278)
Selected article titles: "WRA Director Tells Evacuees of Changing Public Attitudes" (p. 1), "Fire Prevention Week to Begin Tomorrow; Slate Full Program" (p. 1), "Draftee Deferred" (p. 1), "Mob Nisei Workers" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 11 (February 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-208)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 11 (February 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-208)
Selected article titles: "$14,000 Goal Set in Local Fourth War Loan Drive" (p. 1), " Pardon Army Chief in Civil Court Case" (p. 1), "Myer Appoints Mills to Head Poston" (p. 1), "Warns Danger of Racial Persecution" (p. 1), " Eligibility List for Pullmans Released" (p. 1), "Canadian Niseis Refuse Gift of Japanese Foods" (p. 1), "Warren ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 25 (September 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-63)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 25 (September 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-63)
Selected article titles: "Governm't Committee Begins Work. Charter to be Framed by Sub-Committees of Issei, Nisei Leaders" (p. 1), "Sugar Company Agents Here" (p. 1), "Center Population Nears Capacity" (p. 1), "Agricultural Workers Stand by for Call" (p. 1), "Heroic Nisei Actions Cited in New Republic Magazine" (p. 1), "No Drafting of Japanese Labor" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 7 (May 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-397)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 7 (May 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-397)
Selected article titles: "Anita, Tulare to Receive 3200 L.A. Evacuees" (p. 1), "Block Leaders Draft Local Constitution" (p. 1), "New Civic Center to Rise" (p. 1), "Lost? Claim it at 1-9-1" (p. 2), "Manzanar Sets Pace for Darker Camp" (p. 3), "Books Arrive; Library to Open" (p. 4), "Tips from the Stables" (p. 5), "Americanization ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 26 (March 31, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-117)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 26 (March 31, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-117)
Selected article titles: "Leave Clearance Work Speeded Up. Indefinite Leave May be Issued by Project Director in Center" (p. 1), "Co-op Proposes Activities at Level Expense" (p. 1), "Approval Given on Chicken, Hog Farm Projects" (p. 1), "Baby Food Arrives From Tulelake" (p. 1), "More Job Offers from Large Cities" (p. 5).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 2 (September 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-166)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 2 (September 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-166)
Selected article titles: "Instructions on Segregation Released Here" (p. 1), "Special Meeting of Congress Monday" (p. 1), "Membership Administration Needed!" (p. 2), "Alaska Niseis Join Shelby Team" (p. 2), "Urges Family Basis Resettlement" (p. 3), "Second Caucasian Baby Born Here" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 11 (August 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-259)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 11 (August 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-259)
Selected article titles: "Continue Investigation of Warehouse Fires" (p. 1), "Block Managers Meet in Hundredth Assembly Since Reorganization" (p. 2), "Protest Nisei Workers" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 38 (May 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-130)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 38 (May 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-130)
Selected article titles: "Communicable Diseases on Increase in Center. Continued Loss of Physicians is Important Problem at Hospital" (p. 1), "Prominent Men to Teach Course on Religion" (p. 1), "Public Acceptance of Nisei Implies Favorable Attitude" (p. 1), "Army Enlistment for Combat Unit Still Possible" (p. 1), "Short Term Leaves of Paroled Aliens" (p. 1), "Federal ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 34 (October 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-282)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 34 (October 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-282)
Selected article titles: "Seabrook Bound Bus to Leave Tuesday, Heath Reports" (p. 1), "Pacific Citizens Face Newsprint Slash" (p. 1), "President Praises Nisei Combat Team" (p. 1), "War to End in 1952 Predicts Murakami" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 14 (May 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-403)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 14 (May 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-403)
Selected article titles: "Work Corps to Aid U.S." (p. 1), "Danger! Beware of Petting" (p. 2), "Fire Alarm System" (p. 2), "Manzanar's Farm" (p. 2), "Inoculations" (p. 2), "Cemetery Site Selected Here" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 38 (May 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-235)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 38 (May 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-235)
Selected article titles: "Heath Clarifies Relocation Grant" (p. 1), "Visitor Impressed by 'Beautiful Setting'" (p. 1), "80 Minidokans Depart for Segregation Camp" (p. 1), "To Open Leupp in Near Future" (p. 2), "Coast Guard Branch Opens to Colored Men" (p. 2), "File Three Test Cases in Alien Land Law" (p. 2).
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