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. I No. 19 (June 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-18)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 19 (June 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-18)
Selected article titles: "Stored Goods to be Shipped" (p. 1), "Legal Consultant Offers Advice" (p. 1), "Raise Wages. WRA Pay Scale Announced Here" (p. 1), "Paychecks Due" (p. 1), "Love Locked Out" (p. 1), "What to Do With Profits? Store Manager Seeks Suggestions" (p. 2), "Books Sought to Build Library" (p. 2), "Center Farm to Produce ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 32 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-32)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 32 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-32)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Celebrates Fourth. Two-Day Fete Includes Picnics" (p. 1), "Meal Hours Changed" (p. 1), "Studio to Open" (p. 1), "Report Diarrhea Cases to Doctors" (p. 3), "Pertussis Shots" (p. 3), "On the Farming Front: Harvest Time Near for Local Farms" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 33 (April 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-125)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 33 (April 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-125)
Selected article titles: "Pox is Increasing" (p. 1), "Progress Made on Resettlement Claims WRA Director. Myer Expresses Fervent Hopes for Residents' Future Lives" (p. 1), "National Week for Boys and Girls Starts Today. Fourfold Purpose to Develop Potentialities of Youngsters" (p. 1), "Maritime Union Offers Work to Nisei Seamen" (p. 1), "Evacuees May Start Enterprise to ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 97 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-342)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 97 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-342)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Schools to End on May 29" (p. 1), "Appointed Staff Barbecue to Honor School Teachers" (p. 1), "Mess Division Staff Totals 725 Workers" (p. 1), "Anti-Japanese Sign Erected in Orosi by Unidentified Persons" (p. 2), "Coastal Return by 12,000 Estimated" (p. 2), "Committee Aids Nisei in Seattle" (p. 2), "Bainbridge Review ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 12 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-379)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 12 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-379)
Selected article titles: "Akagi Operates Six Boarding Houses in WLA" (p. 1), "Expect 8000 to Attend Exhibit of Paintings by Nisei and Issei" (p. 1), "Release New Ruling on Baggage Pick-ups" (p. 1), "Are You Worried About Housing?" (p. 4), "Nisei Girl Wins Fashion Contest for Watermelon Wool Dress" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 64 (January 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-308)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 64 (January 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-308)
Selected article titles: "Adult English Activity Hall Holds Open House" (p. 1), "Union Pacific Brakeman Extradited to Nevada on Assault Charges" (p. 1), "Ask Victory Gardeners Pay Membership Dues" (p. 1), "Nisei Assured of Warm Welcome to University" (p. 1), "Invitation to F.B.I." (p. 2), "Heart Mountain Center Wins Fire Week Award" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 8 (August 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-44)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 8 (August 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-44)
Selected article titles: "Pomona Center to Wyoming" (p. 1), "Co-op Schedules First Meet. Block Delegates to Attend Sat. Meeting" (p. 1), "Army Seeks Citizen Translators. Sends Lt. Colonel to Conduct Survey" (p. 1), "New Caucasian Officials on Duty" (p. 1), "Optometrist Due in Center Saturday" (p. 1), "Two Local Couples in Wedding Rites" (p. 1), "Recommend ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 27 (September 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-275)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 27 (September 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-275)
Selected article titles: "Ralph Merritt Attends Denver Conference" (p. 1), "Industrial Division to Cease Operations September 30" (p. 1), "Messages From Japan Awaiting Recipients" (p. 1), "Houser Predicts Return of Nisei to West Coast" (p. 2), "Three Youths Caught Outside of Boundary" (p. 2), "Local Resident Returns to Los Angeles Home" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 22 Supplement (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-113)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 22 Supplement (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-113)
Selected article titles: "400 Fight Fire. Flames Spread Over Wide Area" (p. 1), "Residents May See Japanese Picture" (p. 1), "Pioneers Plan Big Program" (p. 1), "Shady Campus Student's Dream" (p. 1).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 18 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-266)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 18 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-266)
Selected article titles: "First Nisei Group Sent to West Coast Post for Further Training" (p. 1), "Oppose Return of Japanese to Coast" (p. 1), "Alien Parolees May Apply for Release" (p. 1), "Federal Court to Hear of Loyal Nisei Exclusion" (p. 1), "Means Available to Send Ashes of Deceased to Japan Reported" (p. 1), "Redesignate 442nd ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 22 (June 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-21)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 22 (June 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-21)
Selected article titles: "Results of Block Leaders' Election Released Today" (p. 1), "If You Have Things in Government Storage" (p. 1), "Camouflage Net Workers Begin War Production" (p. 1), "Organization of Town Meeting Meets Approval" (p. 2), "Police Chief Condemns Brawls" (p. 2), "Doctor Warns of Animal Diseases" (p. 3), "Fire Causes $80 Damage" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 23 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-220)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 23 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-220)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Embassy Corrects Misleading Draft Letter" (p. 1), "Colony Splits Over Japanese Problem" (p. 1), "Chinese Nisei Hits Racial Persecution" (p. 1), "38 Young Men Take Special Army Test" (p. 1), "Nisei Faces Charge of Sedition Acts" (p. 2), "More Jobs Open in Kansas for Niseis" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 50 (November 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-9)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 50 (November 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-9)
Selected article titles: "Information Head for Co-op Chosen. George Matsumura to Fill New Post" (p. 1), "Three Leave for JACL Gathering" (p. 1), "Policeman Injured by Unknown Gang" (p. 1), "Frost Damages Local Crops" (p. 1), "Call in Sugar Ration Books" (p. 1), "Clothing Workers Begin Cataloging. Slight Changes in New Allowances" (p. 1), "New Work ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 17 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-214)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 17 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-214)
Selected article titles: "Unavoidable Delay Upsets Train Movements for Local Segregees" (p. 1), "Ask Legion to Make Loyalty Distinction" (p. 1), "To Temporarily Halt All Seasonal Leaves" (p. 1), "Worst Snow Storm in Manzanar History Causes Inconveniences" (p. 1), "Nisei Warned" (p. 1), "Canadian Evacuees to Test Sale of Properties in Court" (p. 1), "Suicide Mission ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 30 (June 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-30)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 30 (June 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-30)
Selected article titles: "New Record Set by Five Men Crew at Net Project" (p. 1), "Manzanar Youth Answers Fifth Registration Call" (p. 1), "Future Wages to be in Cash or Checks" (p. 1), "Regular Confabs Between Officials and Residents" (p. 1), "Workers May File WCCA Wage Claims" (p. 1), "WRA Photographers Visit Center" (p. 2), "Guayule ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 25 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-222)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 25 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-222)
Selected article titles: "Merritt Emphasizes Cooperation on Local Relocation Program" (p. 1), "Reinstitute Draft for Hawaiian Niseis" (p. 1), "Eligibles Heard by Special Tule Board" (p. 1), "Indict Three Tuleans on Radio Violation" (p. 1), "Raise Postal Rates; Fees to be Effective Here March 26" (p. 2), "Niseis Find New Haven at Hostel in Minneapolis" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. V No. 2 (January 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-199)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. V No. 2 (January 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-199)
Selected article titles: "Auditorium Construction to Commence This Month" (p. 1), "Church Members Help Make Jackets" (p. 1), "Praise Japanese Americans at Rally" (p. 1), "Offer New Classes to Issei Residents" (p. 1), "'Nisei Assimilated?' Discussion Topic" (p. 1), "Give Date on Yule Gifts Received Here" (p. 2), "Work Opportunities Plentiful in Omaha" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 10 (May 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-399)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 10 (May 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-399)
Selected article titles: "Evacuation Two-third Over" (p. 1), "Issei Show a Big Success" (p. 1), "Health Dept. Stress Sanitation" (p. 2), "Amateur Farmers Will Get Land" (p. 3), "Boy Scout Troops Issue Membership Call" (p. 3), "Americans to Learn Japanese" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 2 (April 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-392)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 2 (April 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-392)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Holds First Election. Many Issei Have Initial Experience with Ballots" (p. 1), "First Wedding Bells Ring Out in this New Town for Sunday Rites" (p. 1), "Only Business Visitors Now Being Admitted" (p. 1), "Rice and Vegetables Coming" (p. 1), "Vaccination Hangover Symptoms Defined" (p. 2), "Measles Mastered Say Medicos" (p. 2 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 36 (July 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-36)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 36 (July 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-36)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Eligible to Social Security Provisions" (p. 1), "Ask Housing for Alterations" (p. 1), "New Mattresses" (p. 1), "Questionnaires Due" (p. 1), "Signed Permits Necessary for All Visitors" (p. 1), "Return all Empty Pop Bottles" (p. 1), "New Residents for Manzanar: Forty Arrive to Rejoin Families" (p. 2), "Low Cost Shoe Repair Available ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 21 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-111)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 21 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-111)
Selected article titles: "Address Changes Cleared by Ennis. Change of Address Notices Needed on Resettlement" (p. 1), "Small Apartments for Young Couples a Reality Soon" (p. 1), "Transportation, Storage to be Provided by WRA. Warehouse at Convenient Points for Free Storage Being Arranged" (p. 1), "300 Volunteers at Minidoka for Combat Unit" (p. 1), "Clothing Allowance ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 43 (October 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-3)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 43 (October 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-3)
Selected article titles: "Cash for Clothing to Begin" (p. 1), "Watch Out Kids -- Cops Watch You" (p. 1), "Manzanar Charter Explained Saturday" (p. 1), "Welfare Section Adds to Staff" (p. 1), "Beauty Parlor and Barber Shop to Open this Week" (p. 1), "Co-op Finances Made Public" (p. 1), "New Gas Pump" (p. 2), "Tots Get Milk ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 69 (February 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-313)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 69 (February 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-313)
Selected article titles: "Incomplete Results of Polio Drive Revealed by Hutchison" (p. 1), "Claim Japanese Plan to Under-Cut State Price on Vegetables" (p. 1), "Must Register for Employment to Work Under WRA" (p. 1), "Two Fined on Beating Charges" (p. 1), "All Centers to Close January 1946 Myer Tells Rohwer" (p. 1), "Resigns in Protest to ...
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