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. 53 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-11)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 53 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-11)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Story. Good Jobs Offered" (p. 1), "Polls Will Open Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Kimball Attends Directors Meet" (p. 1), "Language Profs Still Sought" (p. 1), "Domestic Jobs Still Offered" (p. 1), "Fancy Turkey Dinner on Tap" (p. 1), "Fire Water Goes to Hospital" (p. 1), "Election Notice: Don't Forget to Vote" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 27 (December 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-191)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 27 (December 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-191)
Selected article titles: "'White Christmas' in Manzanar? First Snow Here Since Evacuation" (p. 1), "Adams Tells Assembly of Local Clearance Hearings" (p. 1), "'War Front Exciting' Says Nisei" (p. 1), "Name Four From Community to Complete Advisory Committee" (p. 1), "Eberharter Defends Constitution Rights" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 44 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-292)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 44 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-292)
Selected article titles: "Telegram Discloses Manzanar Volunteer Wounded in France" (p. 1), "Observe Armistice" (p. 1), "Return of Evacuees Alarms Congressman" (p. 1), "Facts About Evacuee Property" (p. 1), "Catholic Group Plan Christmas Program" (p. 3), "Jerome to House Prisoners of War" (p. 4), "Anti Alien Land Bill Defeated in Colorado" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 4 (July 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-253)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 4 (July 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-253)
Selected article titles: "Leave Regulations Diversified by WRA" (p. 1), "11 Draft Evaders Sentenced to Prison" (p. 1), "Sentry Acquitted by Court-Martial" (p. 1), "Delegate Tells of Record of Nisei" (p. 1), "Status Uncertain as Draftees Go to Fort Douglas" (p. 1), "Appeal Filed for Nisei Draft Cases" (p. 1), "Postponed Induction of Manzanar Group" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 7 (January 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-204)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 7 (January 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-204)
Selected article titles: " Former Bishop of Tokyo Will Aid Relocation" (p. 1), " Rep. Clair J. Engle Reports on Tule Japanese Problem Hearing" (p. 1), " Complete Wiring of Camp's Fire Phones" (p. 1), " Relocation Officer Spikes Seasonal Leave Rumors" (p. 1), " Army to Draft Japanese Americans" (p. 1), " Ask Fair Treatment of Loyal Americans" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 2 (January 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-92)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 2 (January 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-92)
Selected article titles: "Benefits Sought for Workers" (p. 1), "Increase in Farm Acreage Mapped" (p. 1), "To Open Relocation Offices in Mid-West" (p. 1), "PTA Bazaar and Movie Hailed Successful" (p. 1), "New Police Personnel Released" (p. 1), "Warehouses for Evacuee Goods Announced" (p. 1), "Oil Shortage Fear Unnecessary" (p. 1), "No Racial Barriers" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 31 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-122)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 31 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-122)
Selected article titles: "Victory Garden Saboteurs Run Down by Sly Sleuths" (p. 1), "Plane Crash is Fatal to Naval Air Student. Center Residents Eye-Witness Early Morning Air Tragedy" (p. 1), "New Regulation on Refrigerators" (p. 1), "Restricted Length on Outside Shades" (p. 1), "Citizen's Evidence Needed to Relocate" (p. 1), "Former Owners of Harbor District ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 13 (February 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-104)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 13 (February 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-104)
Selected article titles: "Army to Accept Volunteer Nisei From Outside" (p. 1), "Teachers to Aid Army Registration" (p. 1), "Menus Affected by New Orders" (p. 1), "Army Questions and Answers" (p. 1), "Required Registration Begins in All Blocks. Volunteering and Registration Not Alike, Says Coordinator" (p. 1), "Ration Will Hit Manzanar Same as Other Cities" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 27 (June 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-27)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 27 (June 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-27)
Selected article titles: "New Leaders for Four Blocks Officially Announced" (p. 1), "No Work Order, No Pay, New Rule" (p. 1), "Net Project Moves Full Speed Ahead" (p. 1), "Tanka and Hokku Lovers to Meet" (p. 1), "Wanted: A Baker" (p. 1), "Local WRA Officials Leave to Investigate" (p. 1), "WRA Head Drafted. Former Soil Conservation ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 50 (December 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-297)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 50 (December 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-297)
Selected article titles: "Merritt Stricken With Pneumonia; Confined to Bed" (p. 1), "Erase Nisei Names from War Memorial" (p. 1), "New Travel Permit Policy Disbands WRA Escort Services" (p. 1), "An Un-Democratic Act" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 10 (October 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-174)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 10 (October 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-174)
Selected article titles: "Project Director Explains Three Major Steps in Present Program" (p. 1), "'Correct Injustice to Japanese' -- Ward" (p. 1), "Mess 36 Serves Last Meal Tonite" (p. 1), "F.H. Smith Criticizes Immigration Group" (p. 1), "Group to Centralize Recreation Finance" (p. 2), "Vote of Confidence Given Nisei Workers" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 30 (April 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-121)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 30 (April 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-121)
Selected article titles: "Goods Shipment Speeded Up Under New Procedure" (p. 1), "Lawnmowers Secured for Residents' Use" (p. 1), "Water Supply Adequate. Farm Irrigation Initial Import" (p. 1), "Shoe Rationing Booms Cobblers Into Prominence" (p. 1), "WRA Will Provide Outright Grants to Resettlers" (p. 1), "Calls for Orderlies Made by Hospital" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 3 (January 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-93)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 3 (January 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-93)
Selected article titles: "Schools to Reopen Monday" (p. 1), "Establish New Camp in Texas for Internees" (p. 1), "Start Production on Fireman Uniforms" (p. 1), "Professors Due to Arrive Here to Study Guayule" (p. 1), "Registration for Junior College Begins Monday" (p. 1), "Residents Given Another Chance to Get Rebates" (p. 2), "Clarification of Furniture Sale ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 29 (June 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-29)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 29 (June 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-29)
Selected article titles: "Executive Council Named to Head Local Government" (p. 1), "Volunteers Paid March Wages" (p. 1), "Manzanar Youths to Register" (p. 1), "Net Workers Bid Residents to 'Open House'" (p. 1), "Soap Issue Set" (p. 1), "Don't Take Linoleum" (p. 1), "New Books Arrive" (p. 2), "Sewage Disposal" (p. 2), "Time Extension for ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 9 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-99)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 9 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-99)
Selected article titles: "Nisei May Answer Call to Colors" (p. 1), "Workers Required to Sign Individual Time Cards Monthly" (p. 1), "Nisei Desire to Serve Answered" (p. 1), "Valentine Lei Dance Features 3 Bands" (p. 1), "Government Calls for Automobiles and Farm Equipment" (p. 1), "WRA Field Offices Reaping Job Results. Latest Employment Offers Come From ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 8 (October 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-172)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 8 (October 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-172)
Selected article titles: "Adult Education System Reports 2000 Students During Past Term" (p. 1), "WRA Publishes Circular Telling of Center Life" (p. 1), "Give Opportunities to Kibeis Overseas" (p. 1), "Roosevelt Stresses Unity Among Races" (p. 1), "Relocation: Opportunities Knock at Manzanar's Gate" (p. 3), "Combat News: Hawaiian Volunteers Enjoy Sight Seeing" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 3 (September 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-167)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 3 (September 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-167)
Selected article titles: "1850 Students Enroll for Fall Semester This Week" (p. 1), "DeWitt Relieved of West Command" (p. 1), "Queen Candidates Chosen by Blocks" (p. 1), "Receive New Books for Local Libraries" (p. 2), "Assimilation of Niseis Analyzed in WRA Report" (p. 3), "Local Population Dwindles to 8665" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 8 (January 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-98)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 8 (January 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-98)
Selected article titles: "Local Screen Has Comedy" (p. 1), "Urges Investigation of Centers on Coast" (p. 1), "Personnel Office Calls for Workers" (p. 1), "File Application for Beet Furlough Leave" (p. 1), "Art Exhibit Attracting Crowd" (p. 1), "File Your Tax Returns Early" (p. 1), "Relocation Jobs Offered" (p. 1), "Clothing Cash Method Explained" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 28 (December 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-192)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 28 (December 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-192)
Selected article titles: "Open West Gate to Cemetery" (p. 1), "Report Burglary in Canteen 8 Monday" (p. 1), "Invite Residents to Practice Caroling" (p. 1), "Judgment in Not Calling Army Troops to Settle Tule Riot Justified -- D. Myer" (p. 1), "Riot Foundation for Retaliation Related" (p. 1), "President Roosevelt Bans Racial Discrimination in War Industry" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 15 (October 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-179)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 15 (October 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-179)
Selected article titles: "Merritt Discusses Points Residents Must Consider" (p. 1), "Novelist Discusses Racial Problems" (p. 1), "Manufacturing Calls for Empty Bottles" (p. 1), "Alertness Prevents Fire Catastrophe" (p. 1), "Outside Purchase Procedure Given" (p. 2), "Relocators' Freedom Amazes Assessors" (p. 2), "Trap Coyotes on Topaz Center Farm" (p. 2), "Former Heart Mt. Resident Tells of ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 39 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-287)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 39 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-287)
Selected article titles: "Army Calls Twenty-One to Active Duty" (p. 1), "Will Disconnect Exposed Water Pipes to Prevent Freezing" (p. 1), "Third Group Departs for Seabrook Farms" (p. 1), "Ickes Denies Rumors on CVP Use for Nisei" (p. 2), "Red Cross Chapters Accept Messages for Prisoners of War" (p. 3), "Eight Nisei Sentenced on Draft Violation ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 1 (April 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-368)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 1 (April 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-368)
Selected article titles: "Daniel Chapman Arrives Next Week from East to Aid Resettlers" (p. 1), "Students Leaving With Parents on Relocation May Receive Credits" (p. 1), "Americans Do Note Like to Hear Foreign Languages" (p. 2), "Introduce New England Farming to Issei in New Booklet Published" (p. 2), "Gets 'Good Treatment' in Los Angeles City" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 14 (February 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-105)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 14 (February 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-105)
Selected article titles: "Block Managers Hear Director" (p. 1), "Registration Questions and Their Answers" (p. 1), "Registration of Residents Nears Completion" (p. 1), "Shoe Ration to be Effected Here" (p. 1), "Eight Hundred Peru Japanese Interned" (p. 1), "WRA Opens Relocation and Field Stations. Action Announced After Series of Conferences Held in January" (p. 1), "Peace ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 15 (August 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-263)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 15 (August 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-263)
Selected article titles: "Proposal on Manzanar Will Receive 'Due Consideration'" (p. 1), "Regulations on Water Use Released by Merritt" (p. 1), "Release Facts on Nisei Battalion" (p. 1), "Jail Local Resident for Disturbing Peace" (p. 2), "First Major Fire at Rohwer Center" (p. 3), "Convict Three Nisei of Conspiracy Charge" (p. 3).
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