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 Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 10 (June 23, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-377)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 10 (June 23, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-377)
Selected article titles: "Cincinnati Pamphlets Available in Center" (p. 1), "'West Coast Incidents' Booklets Issued by WRA" (p. 1), "Farm Land for Lease in Los Angeles Area to Japanese Farmers" (p. 1), "Receive Pamphlets on Farm Opportunities" (p. 2), "Leading Negro Paper Seeks Japanese Worker" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 43 (May 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-135)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 43 (May 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-135)
Selected article titles: "Photo Studio Temporarily Closed Due to Lack of Photographer" (p. 1), "General DeWitt to be Given Post in Washington, D.C.?" (p. 1), "U.S. in Wartime Depicted by Employment Offers" (p. 1), "Resettlers Offered Accommodations on Special Bus" (p. 1), "Average Attendances Good, Declares Principal High" (p. 1), "Return of Japanese to ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 73 (March 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-317)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 73 (March 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-317)
Selected article titles: "Thirty Days or More on Short Term Liable to Automatic Leave" (p. 1), "President Resigns as Result of Race Prejudice at School" (p. 1), "Fresno Nisei Stays Despite Threats" (p. 1), "Housing Survey Made for Returnees" (p. 3), "Receive Job Offers in Los Angeles Area" (p. 3), "Two Hundred Nisei Federal Employees" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 45 (June 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-242)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 45 (June 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-242)
Selected article titles: "Answers on Selective Service Issued by Washington, D.C." (p. 1), "Nine Held in Tule on Coercion Charge" (p. 1), "New Regulations Permit Vacation Leaves With Pay" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Sentry Cleared of Charges" (p. 1), "Pictures by Adams Prove Popular Here" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 70 (February 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-314)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 70 (February 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-314)
Selected article titles: "Three Nisei Families in Fresno Attacked" (p. 1), "Community Orchestra to Play at Concert" (p. 1), "Snow Blankets Manzanar" (p. 1), "Manzanar Girl Receives Diploma for Dieticians" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 53 (July 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-145)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 53 (July 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-145)
Selected article titles: "Gigantic Two-Day Carnival Slated for Fourth, Fifth" (p. 1), "Property Owners Contest Actions" (p. 1), "More Linguists Needed Soon" (p. 1), "Oberlin Praises Nisei Students" (p. 1), "Labor Union Adopts Resolution Supporting Relocation Program" (p. 1), "Elmer Shirrell Quells Rumors About Chicago" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 96 (May 23, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-341)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 96 (May 23, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-341)
Selected article titles: "Los Angeles Files Suit for Pay for Electricity to Manzanar" (p. 1), "Apply for Duplicates of Lost Registration Cards" (p. 1), "'Moved Outers', Story of Assembly, Relocation Center Life, Available" (p. 2), "Calls Auburn Incident Rotten, Un-American" (p. 3), "Citizens' Group Attend Anti-Japanese Meet" (p. 4), "'From Camp to College' Booklet Tells Story ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 51 (June 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-248)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 51 (June 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-248)
Selected article titles: "JACL Warns of Investigators in State Probe" (p. 1), "Seasonal Workers Leave for Oregon" (p. 1), "Extensive Summer Program of Local School Begins June 26" (p. 1), "Man Shortage Hits Police Department" (p. 1), "Disclose Drowning of Nisei Soldier" (p. 1), "Committee To Aid Coast Return of Japanese Citizens" (p. 1), "Two Former ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 14 (August 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-50)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 14 (August 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-50)
Selected article titles: "Block Elections Held Today. Thirteen Blocks to Participate" (p. 1), "Potential Teachers' Interview" (p. 1), "Japanese Section to Resume" (p. 1), "Burglars Take Cigarettes" (p. 1), "Resident Dies of Cerebral Thrombosis" (p. 1), "'Kibei' Differentiation Made" (p. 1), "The WRA and Education" (p. 2), "Local Farm Project Acclaimed Success" (p. 3), "Registration Set ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 62 (August 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-154)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 62 (August 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-154)
Selected article titles: "Tentative Plans for Segregation Revealed" (p. 1), "Ray Best Named New Director of Tulelake, Succeeding Coverley" (p. 1), "Release List of Prohibited Items" (p. 1), "Manufacturing of Tofu Commences Following Delay" (p. 1), "Legal Aid Renders Numerous Services" (p. 2), "Comparison of Germany, Japan Given by Grew" (p. 3), "Tulelake Description Given in ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 14 (October 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-178)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 14 (October 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-178)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Squad Saves Allied Paratroopers. Hawaiians in Italy Enter Benevento" (p. 1), "Hog Project Gets Underway as Hogs Arrive" (p. 1), "General Leave Cleave Clearance Hearings to Begin Monday" (p. 1), "Evacuee Learns of American Justice" (p. 1), "Honor Segregants at Goh Tournament" (p. 2), "Refuse Offers of Chicago Employers" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press office (ddr-densho-151-478)
img Manzanar Free Press office (ddr-densho-151-478)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Staff of the Manzanar Free Press at work. This is the local mimeographed paper of happenings at this War Relocation Authority center published by evacuees interested in this work. Most of the items are written in English, with but one page translated into Japanese.
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 53 (December 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-298)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 53 (December 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-298)
Selected article titles: "War Relocation Authority Stops Leave Clearance Processing" (p. 1), "Christmas Gift Committee Tells of Gift to Children of Manzanar" (p. 1), "Project Attorney to Handle Legal Requests in City" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 28 (September 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-71)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 28 (September 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-71)
Selected article titles: "Beet Fields Call Thousand Workers. Montana and Idaho Destination" (p. 1), "Itinerary of Workers Disclosed" (p. 1), "Patient Taken to L.A. Hospital" (p. 1), "Co-op Delegates Adopt By-Laws" (p. 1), "Coverly, New Project Director, Arrives" (p. 1), "Purposes Revealed by Hawaiian Club" (p. 1), "Patrolman Hurt Quelling Fight" (p. 1), "To the ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 62 (January 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-306)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 62 (January 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-306)
Selected article titles: "Ask Help of Residents in PTA Book Drive" (p. 1), "Distribute Rebates to Various Blocks" (p. 2), "Auburn Residents Plan Boycott of Japanese" (p. 2), "Work Offers Received From City of Chicago" (p. 2), "Memorable Reception Reported in Portland" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 30 (December 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-194)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 30 (December 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-194)
Selected article titles: "Stress Proper Care of Colds to Combat Flu" (p. 1), "Los Angeles Council Against Prejudice" (p. 1), "Chivalry Prevails as Man Return Wallet" (p. 1), "Attorney General Biddle Tells Jewish Theological Seminary of Evacuation" (p. 1), "Cites Danger of Race Discrimination" (p. 1), "ODT Asks Restriction on Travel During Holidays" (p. 1), "Form ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 20 (March 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-217)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 20 (March 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-217)
Selected article titles: "Myer Releases Analysis Report on 'Kibei' Problem" (p. 1), "Fox Reveals Facts About Army Test" (p. 1), "Explains Policies on Clothing Allowance" (p. 1), "Dies Asks Removal of Myer and Best" (p. 1), "New Seasonal Leave Regulation Limits Future Use of Permits" (p. 1), "Final Trainload Reaches Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Evacuees Establish ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 83 (April 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-327)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 83 (April 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-327)
Selected article titles: "Eliminate Advance Approval as Two Visits to Centers Allowed" (p. 1), "Gila Resident Commits Suicide" (p. 1), "Survey Reveals Opinion of Nisei on West Coast" (p. 1), "Ask Sling Shot Ban Within Center Area" (p. 1), "Canadian Japanese Required to Fill Questionnaire Forms" (p. 1), "Begin Rationing of Babies' Shoes" (p. 1), "Police ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 3 (July 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-251)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 3 (July 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-251)
Selected article titles: "To Inoculate All Dogs in Center" (p. 1), "List Leisure Time Activities for Adults" (p. 2), "Request Evacuees to Submit Qualifications" (p. 2), "Alien Evacuee Opens Dental Office in Mid-West City" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 94 (May 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-339)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 94 (May 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-339)
Selected article titles: "CACA Gift Shop Robbed During Recent Blackout" (p. 1), "Negroes Win Case on Buddhist Church Use" (p. 1), "Seattle Council of Churches Opens New Hostel" (p. 2), "Wapato Area Driver Carries Anti-Nisei Windshield Sticker" (p. 2), "Hits Discrimination Against Minorities" (p. 2), "Over 50 Roofs Damaged by Manzanar Duststorm" (p. 2), "Belmont Club ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 26 Supplement (June 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-26)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 26 Supplement (June 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-26)
Selected article titles: "WRA to Conduct Census. Legal Record of Resident to be Compiled Through Interviews" (p. 1), "Picnics in Offing" (p. 1), "Over Half of Employable Persons on Projects" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 99 (June 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-344)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 99 (June 2, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-344)
Selected article titles: "Need 300 Workers at Seabrook Farms" (p. 1), "Jury Finds Rancher Guilty of Charges" (p. 1), "First Nisei Released from Army Under New Points System" (p. 1), "Freeze on Travel Denied by D. Myer" (p. 1), "New York Offers Jobs in Kitchens to Nisei, Issei" (p. 1), "Actor Orson Wells Comments on Nisei ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 44 (May 31, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-241)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 44 (May 31, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-241)
Selected article titles: "National USO Acknowledges Local Unit" (p. 1), "Spanish Consul to Receive Town Hall Petitions; Queries" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Nisei Dies From Bullet Wound" (p. 1), "Farm Opportunities for Older Evacuees" (p. 2), "125 Japanese Arrive at Tule Lake Center" (p. 2), "Orchestra Plans Visit to Camp Shelby" (p. 2), "Young Nisei Congregate ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 13 (August 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-261)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 13 (August 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-261)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee Property Safe at Florin, Calif. Fire" (p. 1), "Panel Board to Discuss Future of Farmers at Meeting Tonight" (p. 2), "Slate Public Dance Tomorrow at Auditorium" (p. 1), "New Hostel Opens in Philadelphia" (p. 2).
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