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.

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Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 34 (April 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-231)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 34 (April 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-231)
Selected article titles: "Army Doctors to Begin Examinations Here Today" (p. 1), "Nisei Expatriates Subject to Draft" (p. 1), "Gila to Receive 2000 Densonites" (p. 1), "Announce Reopening of Shipping to Nisei" (p. 1), "784 Parents Join Manzanar P.T.A." (p. 2), "Arrest Man for Making Sake" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 106 (June 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-351)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 106 (June 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-351)
Selected article titles: "Give Refund for Empty Bottles Without Ticket" (p. 1), "Mess Halls Display Pictures of Resettlers" (p. 1), "Gila Employee Faces Embezzlement Charges" (p. 2), "Negro Boy Killed in Attack by White Men" (p. 2), "American Soldiers 'Puzzled' at Unfair Treatment of Nisei" (p. 3), "Poston Nisei Convicted for Evasion of Draft" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 41 (November 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-289)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 41 (November 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-289)
Selected article titles: "Civil Service Exams Slated for Saturday" (p. 1), "Registration to Open for 'Beard Contest'" (p. 1), "Nisei Combat Unit Helps Rescue 'Lost Battalion'" (p. 1), "Release Statistics on Center Population" (p. 1), "Report Number Signed for Seabrook Farms" (p. 1), "Messages From Japan Await Residents" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 35 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-283)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 35 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-283)
Selected article titles: "Ask Payment of Dues on Gardens" (p. 1), "Curtiss Candy Firm Needs More Workers" (p. 1), "Initial Group Leaves on Seabrook Offer" (p. 1), "Petition Urges Return of Japanese Americans" (p. 3), "Tule Ceases Purchase, Produces Own Bread" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 18 (November 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-182)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 18 (November 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-182)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar to Observe 'National Education Week' November 7-13" (p. 1), "Adams Expects 1000 Clearances Soon" (p. 1), "Man Overcomes Coyote in 'Jungle'" (p. 1), "Mess Hall 2 to Close for Use by Community Management" (p. 1), "Order Turkeys for Thanksgiving Day" (p. 1), "Praise Japanese Furlough Workers" (p. 1), "Hostel Directors Prepare Uniform ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 6 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-373)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 6 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-373)
Selected article titles: "Philadelphia Attracts Many Manzanites" (p. 1), "Steps to Follow in Making Resettlement Plans" (p. 2), "Employer of 12 Evacuees Believes Opportunities Found on Eastern Farms" (p. 3), "Hold Forum to Aid Japanese Relocation" (p. 3), "Initiate Nisei Veteran Into International Machinsts' Lodge" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 22 (November 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-186)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 22 (November 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-186)
Selected article titles: "Biddle Talks to Bar Association About Japanese" (p. 1), "Evacuee Release Policy of WRA Questioned by News Reporter" (p. 1), "Police Department Warns All Drivers" (p. 1), "Report 'Smokey' Stoves to Thorne" (p. 1), "Christian Science Monitor: Devotes Articles on Manzanar" (p. 1), "New Supervisor Tells of Marked Change in Co-op" (p. 1 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 10 (July 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-258)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 10 (July 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-258)
Selected article titles: "Red Cross Messages Received From Japan" (p. 1), "Los Angeles Editor Upholds Loyal Nisei" (p. 1), "Schedule 'Think of Your Future Week' Postponed by Board" (p. 1), "Convicted Nisei File Mass Appeal" (p. 1), "To Abandon Plans to Open Leupp Center" (p. 1), "WRA to Provide for Property Storage" (p. 1), "Tule Nisei ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 4 (July 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-356)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 4 (July 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-356)
Selected article titles: "Police Seek Owner of Lost Suit Case" (p. 1), "Teletype from Myer Reveals Closing Date of WRA Centers" (p. 1), "Evacuees Now Eligible to Purchase Insurance" (p. 2), "442nd Separated from Negro 92nd Infantry" (p. 3), "Civil Liberties Union Offers $1000 Reward for Nisei Attackers" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 15 (August 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-51)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 15 (August 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-51)
Selected article titles: "Heavy Balloting Marks Election. Three Incumbents Retained as Eleven New Heads Chosen" (p. 1), "Policy Statements Coming" (p. 1), "Furlough Committee Maps Program. Four Hundred Crowd Furlough Meeting" (p. 1), "Last Call for Absentee Votes" (p. 1), "Assembly Centers Send Residents" (p. 1), "Return Textbooks to Receive Credit" (p. 2), "Ice Storage House ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 60 (January 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-304)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 60 (January 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-304)
Selected article titles: "Army Clearance Notices Ready for Distribution" (p. 1), "Community Activities Welfare Section Move" (p. 1), "Motion to Ban Return of Nisei to Former Job" (p. 1), "First Nisei Veteran Accepted in Hollywood American Legion Post" (p. 2), "Hood River Resident to Welcome Nisei Soldiers" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 26 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-66)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 26 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-66)
Selected article titles: "Nash Leaving for Washington Post. Project Director Named to Important Post Heading S.A. Division of Economic Warfare" (p. 1), "Grand Openings Held by Kitchens" (p. 1), "Manzanar Farm Nets Thousands" (p. 1), "Idaho Furlough" (p. 1), "Japanese Music Policy Explained" (p. 1), "Plant Physicists Arrive from Santa Anita" (p. 1), "300 Off ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 37 (November 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-285)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 37 (November 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-285)
Selected article titles: "McPhee Reports Change in Postal Rates" (p. 1), "3103 Internees Freed from Detention Camps" (p. 1), "Opportunities in Ohio Increase Monthly -- Heath" (p. 3), "7 Topaz Evacuees Hurt" (p. 3), "Former Resident Writes 'Outside Life Swell'" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 26 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-25)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 26 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-25)
Selected article titles: "Activity School Established" (p. 1), "Health Dept. Pronounces Net Project 'Safe'" (p. 1), "Census Under Way" (p. 1), "Christians to Meet" (p. 1), "Editorial Comments: Paper Script and Cold Cash" (p. 2), "Residents to Vote for Heads" (p. 2), "Are You a Fugitive? Police Are On the Lookout For You" (p. 2), "'Beet ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 3 (April 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-370)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 3 (April 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-370)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Assistance Grant Available for Resettlement Needs" (p. 1), "All Types of Work Openings in Bay Area Reported by Ross" (p. 1), "Relocation Boosts Japanese Population in Kansas City" (p. 2), "Springfield Paper Tell of Evacuee Acceptance" (p. 3), "Rohwer Residents Charter Special Cars for West Coast Return" (p. 4), "Returnees Able to ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 31 (December 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-195)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 31 (December 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-195)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Consul Addresses Block Managers Assembly" (p. 1), "Merritt Warns on Travel Regulation" (p. 1), "To Kill Chickens for New Year's" (p. 1), "Gifts Arrive for Center Distribution" (p. 1), "Provide Benefits for Camp Workers" (p. 1), "R. Cozzens Hits 'Race Baiters'" (p. 1), "Remind Evacuees of Draft Instructions" (p. 1), "Review ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 89 (April 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-334)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 89 (April 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-334)
Selected article titles: "Twelve Called to Active Duty from Enlisted Reserve Corps" (p. 1), "Hollywood Citizen News Editorializes Nisei Return Ban" (p. 1), "Tell 'Relocation' of Appointed Personnel Staff Member" (p. 1), "Parolees Must Wait for Special Permits" (p. 1), "Temporary Housing at Seabrook Farms Nears Completion" (p. 1), "WRA to Crate All Evacuee Property" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 24 (September 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-272)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 24 (September 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-272)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Girl Returns to Coast to Enroll at Pasadena School" (p. 1), "Nisei to Help Produce Munitions" (p. 1), "National JACL Office Files Application for Return to Coast" (p. 1), "Nisei Coastal Return Backed by Emerson" (p. 1), "Nisei Fixes Teeth in Wine Cellar" (p. 1), "Manzanar USO Party Huge Success" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 4 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-40)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 4 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-40)
Selected article titles: "Girls' Groups Plan Inter-club Meeting" (p. 1), "People to Elect Delegates to Co-op Body" (p. 1), "New Group Maps Plan of Action for Approval" (p. 1), "Printed Editions of Free Press Prove Cheaper as Costs Analyzed" (p. 1), "Industrial Plans Made. Chief Arrives for Center Industries" (p. 1), "'A', 'B', 'C' Ratings for ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 40 (November 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-288)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 40 (November 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-288)
Selected article titles: "Library to Fete Annual 'Book Week'" (p. 1), "Evacuees to Pay Freight Charges to Residence" (p. 1), "Reports First Nisei Casualty in France" (p. 1), "Local MP Post Reduction Ordered" (p. 1), "Evacuation Unfair" (p. 1), "Two Evacuees Told Return to Coast OK" (p. 1), "Facts About Evacuee Property" (p. 2), "Adams' Photo ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 30 (April 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-227)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 30 (April 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-227)
Selected article titles: "Farm Loans Now Possible for Japanese American Resettlers" (p. 1), "Block 16 Evacuation Nearing Completion" (p. 1), "Coiffure Contest Slated for Friday" (p. 1), "Racial Prejudice Hit by Dillon S. Myer" (p. 1), "Approval Necessary to Change Partition" (p. 1), "Return to West Coast" (p. 2), "Nisei Appointed to CIO Union Offices" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 95 (May 19, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-340)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 95 (May 19, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-340)
Selected article titles: "Six Manzanar Boys Get Notices to Report for Army Physicals" (p. 1), "Ministers Appalled at Japanese Haters" (p. 1), "Resettlement Aid Assured Evacuees" (p. 1), "Japanese in Chicago Shot by Negro Boy" (p. 1), "Vandals Deface Home of Nisei" (p. 1), "Assist Evacuees to Find Housing" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 24 (June 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-23)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 24 (June 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-23)
Selected article titles: "Service De Luxe: Bus Service for Net Workers to and From Lunch" (p. 1), "Merchandise Orders Issued" (p. 1), "Co-operatives Organizational Details Being Worked Out" (p. 1), "Cherry Blossoms for Manzanar" (p. 1), "Editorial: A Changed World" (p. 2), "Block 28 for Invalids" (p. 2), "Mess Cards are Issued" (p. 2), "New School ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 21 (November 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-185)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 21 (November 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-185)
Selected article titles: "The War Department: Advises on Early Yuletide Mailing" (p. 1), "Ray Best Reveals Further Details on Tule Situation" (p. 1), "Reveal Plan to Provide Gifts to Kids in 10 Relocation Centers" (p. 2), "Heath Tells of 4 Major Kinds of Offers Available in Nebraska" (p. 3), "Mushroom Concern Needs Nisei Workers" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 33 (October 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-77)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 33 (October 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-77)
Selected article titles: "U.S. Army Seeks Nets" (p. 1), "Spike That Rumor" (p. 1), "Block Managers Hold Meeting" (p. 1), "Family Arrives From Tanforan" (p. 1), "Beet Furlough Work Cuts Down Manpower Twenty-five Per Cent" (p. 1), "Welcome Dillon Myer" (p. 1), "Housing Problems Tackled" (p. 1), "Greyhounds to Chase Rabbits" (p. 1), "Publicity and ...
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