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. III No. 18 (March 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-109)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 18 (March 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-109)
Selected article titles: "85 Senior A's to Receive Diplomas at Commencement. First Graduation Exercise to be Held Tomorrow Night" (p. 1), "Sorry, Big Packages Must Go by Freight" (p. 1), "Social Security May be Available" (p. 1), "Action Shows Loyalty, Declares Chandler. 2-Day Investigation of Center Conducted by Senator Chandler" (p. 1), "Danger of Disease ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 49 (June 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-246)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 49 (June 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-246)
Selected article titles: "Merritt to Preside Over Senior Graduation Sunday" (p. 1), "Critical Shortage of Firemen Revealed" (p. 1), "Praise Given Nisei in Letter to Ickes" (p. 1), "Publish Article Written by Nisei" (p. 1), "'Enviable' Record by Nisei Proves Loyalty" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 16 (August 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-264)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 16 (August 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-264)
Selected article titles: "Myer Inspects Center Reports on Conditions" (p. 1), "Simultaneous Death of Buddies Related" (p. 1), "Minister Attacks Race Intolerance" (p. 1), "Jap Americans in Battle at Saipan" (p. 1), "Plan Segregation of Canada Japanese" (p. 1), "Applicants May Receive Rehearing on Clearances" (p. 1), "Red Cross Clears Blood Donations" (p. 2), "Refuse Vote ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 34 (April 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-126)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 34 (April 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-126)
Selected article titles: "Representative Due Here From U.S. Civil Service. To Obtain Application of Nisei Eligible for Skilled Occupation" (p. 1), "Outside Employment Posted in Blocks" (p. 1), "Chicks Sexor's [Sexer's] School Open to Young Nisei" (p. 1), "Critical Injuries Sustained by Child in Auto Accident" (p. 1), "Ways of Democracy Observed by ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 23 Special Anniversary Edition (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-114)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 23 Special Anniversary Edition (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-114)
Selected article titles: "A Manzanar Interlude... One Year of Hardships and Heartaches. A Short Sketch Depicting the Beginning and the Events Occurring During the Incredible First Year" (p. 2), "Progress Report on Year of Departmental Activity. Wide Scope of Work Covered Shown Vitally Essential to General Welfare of the Community" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 33 (April 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-230)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 33 (April 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-230)
Selected article titles: "WFA Recruiter to Sign 500 Laborers for Idaho" (p. 1), "Police Chief Warns Against Stray Dogs" (p. 1), "Social Security Board Agencies Give Assistance to Resettlers" (p. 1), "Activities Division Co-op Tells Finances" (p. 1), "To Draft Tule Men" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 5 (May 19, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-372)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 5 (May 19, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-372)
Selected article titles: "Resettlement Committee Appoints Coordinator" (p. 1), "Ask Farm Land Owners Contact Relocation" (p. 1), "Chicago WRA Office Straightens Out Rumors" (p. 2), "Portland CIO Council to Aid Loyal Nisei" (p. 2), "Security for Issei Forseen in St. Louis" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 30 (September 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-73)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 30 (September 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-73)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees to Re-enter Military Zone" (p. 1), "Okay Private Storage" (p. 1), "Furlough Cripples Teaching Group" (p. 1), "Block Manager Posts Chosen by Coverly" (p. 1), "Suicide Pens Last Wish" (p. 1), "Cosmopolites Hold Installation Dance" (p. 1), "Economic Activity Non-competitive" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 23 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-22)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 23 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-22)
Selected article titles: "WRA Heads View Projects" (p. 1), "Establish Temporary School" (p. 1), "Mess System Reorganized" (p. 1), "Change Meal Hours" (p. 1), "Chefs, Leaders Meet" (p. 1), "No 'P's 'S' or 'U' Ratings!" (p. 1), "Editorial: Flag Day" (p. 2), "With the Doctors: Quick Thinking Saves Girl" (p. 2), "Measles? See the Doctor ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 25 (September 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-273)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 25 (September 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-273)
Selected article titles: "Manpower Shortage Hits Local Hospital Staff" (p. 1), "High School Students Harvest Fall Crops" (p. 1), "WRA Releases Figures on Indefinite Leaves" (p. 2), "New York WRA Offices to Aid New Resettlers" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 28 (June 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-28)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 28 (June 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-28)
Selected article titles: "'Trip... Enjoyable as Well as Informative' ... Ted Akahoshi" (p. 1), "Center Officials Return From Visit to Beet Fields" (p. 1), "Daily Total of Nets Manufactured Increases" (p. 1), "Moving Permits Necessary Before Changing Homes" (p. 1), "Scorpion's... Sting" (p. 2), "Showing Their Loyalty" (p. 2), "Legal Aide Society Formed" (p. 2), "Children ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 12 (February 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-103)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 12 (February 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-103)
Selected article titles: "Army Registration Begins Friday. Official Representatives Arrive Direct From Washington, D.C." (p. 1), "War Department's Message Read. Lt. Eugene Bogard Addresses Group at Town Hall Meeting" (p. 1), "Nisei Will Not Fight Japanese" (p. 1), "'Relocation Takes Another Meaning Today' States Brown" (p. 1), "FDR Endorses Action of War Department" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 69 (August 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-161)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 69 (August 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-161)
Selected article titles: "Eberharter Calls End to Unfair Criticism of WRA" (p. 1), "Postponed Assembly Slated for Monday" (p. 2), "Ineligibility Ruling Affects Furlough" (p. 2), "Kido Clarifies Status of Nisei" (p. 6), "Merritt Reports on Hearing Progress" (p. 13), "Leaves Granted to Over 500 Residents" (p. 19).
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 11 (June 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-378)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 11 (June 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-378)
Selected article titles: "Heath Asks Reservation be Made Beforehand" (p. 1), "Five Persons Tried for Racial Discrimination" (p. 1), "Relocation Office Gets Pamphlets Released by Agriculture Department" (p. 2), "Education Department Receives Literature from Western Reserve" (p. 3), "Relocation Pamphlet Received by Heath" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 29 (April 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-120)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 29 (April 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-120)
Selected article titles: "NHA Established Housing Centers in Acute Cities" (p. 1), "New Isolation Camp in Leupp, Arizona" (p. 1), "Citizenship Status in Japan for Nisei Explained by Opler" (p. 1), "New Ruling to Speed Up Resettlement Program. Definite Job Offer Must be Had Before Leave Can be Granted" (p. 1), "WRA Takes Over Private Storage ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 18 (August 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-54)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 18 (August 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-54)
Selected article titles: "WRA to Provide Subsistence Needs. Tentative Regulations Formulated at National Policy Conference Released Here" (p. 1), "Twice-weekly Bank Services Offered" (p. 1), "Co-op Membership Cards Suggested" (p. 1), "Japanese to Enroll in Teacher Training Course" (p. 1), "Graveyard Shift Receives Coats" (p. 1), "Council Awaits New Policy" (p. 1), "Food for Freedom Campaign ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 49 (November 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-8)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 49 (November 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-8)
Selected article titles: "First Groups Return From Montana. 143 Workers Home in Last Two Days" (p. 1), "No Deductions for Clothing" (p. 1), "Almost Three Hundred Colleges Approved by Army for Japanese" (p. 1), "Residents Warned on Private Business" (p. 1), "Leadership Class Offers Opportunity" (p. 1), "Leave for Heart Mt." (p. 1), "October Checks to ...
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 ...
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