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. IV No. 7 (September 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-171)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 7 (September 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-171)
Selected article titles: "Slippery Street Causes Collision of Automobiles" (p. 1), "Commence Hearings on Leave Clearance" (p. 1), "Manzanar Ships Melons to Tulelake" (p. 1), "Chief Steward Tells Shortage of Milk Supply" (p. 1), "Niseis Serve Meals to War Prisoners" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 32 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-280)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 32 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-280)
Selected article titles: "Warn Dog Owners of 'Heat' Period" (p. 1), "CACA Releases Posters, Essays Contest Results" (p. 1), "Nisei Soldiers Proud to Serve With Merrill's Marauders" (p. 1), "Shelby Chaplain Voices Appeal for Aid by Manzanar Populace" (p. 1), "Speed Limit Signs to be Erected Here" (p. 1), "First Nisei Lawyer Admitted in Illinois ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 67 (August 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-159)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 67 (August 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-159)
Selected article titles: "Camp Shelby Holds Press Open House. Combat Soldiers March in Review" (p. 1), "Evacuee 'Stimulant' in Superman Strip" (p. 1), "Status of Parolees Clarified by WRA" (p. 1), "Army Jurisdiction of Japanese Urged" (p. 1), "60 Evacuees Work in Garment Factory" (p. 1), "Local Problems in Delinquency Show Increase" (p. 1), "Parcel Restrictions ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 23 (November 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-187)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. IV No. 23 (November 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-187)
Selected article titles: "Block Managers Hear Thanksgiving Message" (p. 1), "Evacuation of Citizens Violates Article 14 of Constitution -- Day" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Releases Detailed Report on November Segregation Center Incident" (p. 1), "Explain Sale of Milk in Center" (p. 1), "Relocation Attache Seeks Suggestions" (p. 2), "Seek Translators for Coastal Duty" (p. 3), "Scientific Workers ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 78 (March 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-322)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 78 (March 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-322)
Selected article titles: "Fire Department Issues Rules and Regulations on Center Fire Hazards" (p. 1), "Manzanar Red Cross Unit Commences Annual Drive" (p. 1), "Project Attorney Gets Facts on Alien Permits" (p. 1), "Oregon Soldiers Resent Hood River Legion Act" (p. 3), "125 Tule Residents Move in Fourth Transfer" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 23 (September 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-60)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 23 (September 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-60)
Selected article titles: "New Police Chief Assumes Duties" (p. 1), "Unclaimed Packages Still at Office" (p. 1), "Indian Lecturer" (p. 1), "Block Chiefs Remain. Community Council to be Distinct Body" (p. 1), "Hawaii Group in Meeting" (p. 1), "Poston Visitors Study Guayule" (p. 1), "Caucasians in Arrival Group" (p. 1), "Make Requisition for Clothing Issue" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 6 (August 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-42)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 6 (August 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-42)
Selected article titles: "What the World is Saying..." (p. 1), "Nisei May Leave Center for Jobs. Work Must be Out of Vital Defense Area" (p. 1), "Congress for Enterprises Elected" (p. 1), "Red Cross Group to Meet" (p. 1), "Kiddies Turn Out Own Publication" (p. 1), "Girls Lead in Camouflage Net Production" (p. 1), "Second Meeting ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 29 (October 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-277)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 29 (October 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-277)
Selected article titles: "Second Reservist Group Called. Ten to Leave Friday Morning for Fort Douglas" (p. 1), "New York WRA Head Here to Counsel Resettlers" (p. 1), "Casualty List Compiled" (p. 1), "Future Violators Face Bishop Jail" (p. 3), "Release Statistics on WRA Center Population" (p. 3), "Thomas Flays Opposers of West Coast Return" (p. 3 ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 24 (September 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-62)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 24 (September 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-62)
Selected article titles: "Schools to Begin. Elementary Grades Register Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Co-op Receives State Recognition" (p. 1), "Work Corps Needs Support" (p. 1), "Canteen to Close" (p. 1), "Lost Clipping of Sentimental Value" (p. 1), "Local Government Foundation Set. Seventeen Men Commission to Plan for Permanent Community Set-up" (p. 1), "Friends Back Work Camp" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 3 (July 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-355)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 3 (July 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-355)
Selected article titles: "Cut Made on Supply of Coca Cola Here Beginning July 1" (p. 1), "Block Six Leads Others in Resettlement Program" (p. 1), "51 Per Cent Leave Relocation Centers on Leaves" (p. 2), "33 Captured Japanese Enroute to America" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 66 (August 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-158)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 66 (August 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-158)
Selected article titles: "Description of Tulelake Given to Segregees" (p. 1), "Violator of Curfew Ruling Released" (p. 1), "Chickens to Arrive After Week Delay" (p. 1), "Evacuees Favored by Idaho Farmers" (p. 1), "Stray Cats; Dogs Menace to Health" (p. 1), "Plan to Control Consumption of Water Pending" (p. 1), "Health in Tulelake" (p. 1), "Chicago ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 2 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-354)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 7 No. 2 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-354)
Selected article titles: "Original Marauder Visits Los Angeles" (p. 1), "Lack of Teachers Closes Classes" (p. 1), "Shots Fired at San Jose Home of WRA Official" (p. 3), "Taxpayers May Support Evacuees" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 7 (July 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-256)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 7 (July 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-256)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Consul Visits" (p. 1), "Explain Reason for Delay in Induction" (p. 2), "Kaltenborn Donates Sum to Provide Scholarship for Nisei at Academy" (p. 2), "Tule Appeals Board Give Hearings on Leave Clearance" (p. 3).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 98 (May 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-343)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 98 (May 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-343)
Selected article titles: "Majority of CIO Men Sign Pledge Cards" (p. 1), "Manzanar Teachers Seek New Jobs as Schools End" (p. 1), "Center Buddhists Hold Memorial Day Service" (p. 1), "Hollywood Film Studio Seeks Japanese Actors" (p. 1), "Ex-Tulean Kills Self in New York" (p. 2), "Manhattan Reader Hints to Race Discriminators" (p. 2), "Exhibit Paintings ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 45 (June 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-137)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 45 (June 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-137)
Selected article titles: "28 Residents Depart for Texas Internment Camp" (p. 1), "Packages Inspected for Contraband" (p. 1), "Employment Division Tells Labor Shortage" (p. 1), "Windstorm Damages Several Apartments" (p. 1), "Student Relocation Director to Arrive" (p. 1), "Job Priority for Rejected Volunteers" (p. 2), "7600 Clearances Granted Evacuees from 10 Centers" (p. 3), "'Tofu' Manufacture ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 31 (October 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-75)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. II No. 31 (October 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-75)
Selected article titles: "Beet Recruiting Nears Finish. Utah Farms Closed to Manzanar Labor" (p. 1), "Temporary Shop Finished by Crew" (p. 1), "Get Acquainted YWMA Tea Held" (p. 1), "Rumor Rears Its Head" (p. 1), "Cotton Workers in Difficult Beginning" (p. 1), "Murder-Suicide Case Finished" (p. 1), "Manzanar Constitution in Draft; Will be Presented to Public ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 19 (August 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-387)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 19 (August 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-387)
Selected article titles: "Job Opportunities Told by Representative from Connecticut" (p. 1), "YWCA to Establish Registry for List of Housing, Jobs" (p. 1), "Swimming Star Returns to Hawaii as Teacher of Physical Education " (p. 3), "Los Angeles Living Conditions Improved" (p. 4).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 35 (May 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-127)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 35 (May 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-127)
Selected article titles: "J. Edgar Hoover Says No Espionage" (p. 1), "Eastern Defense Command Opens New England Areas to Evacuees. Procedure to Acquire Positions Exactly Opposite to Chicago" (p. 1), "Fire Truck Mishap Results in Injuries to Six Firemen" (p. 1), "Public Opinion Kind in Chicago" (p. 1), "Average of Fifty Residents Leave Center Weekly" (p ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 36 (May 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-128)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. III No. 36 (May 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-125-128)
Selected article titles: Advisory Board Election Reaches Half-Way MarkSelected article titles: "Speech by Ralph Merritt Climaxes Parade of Band" (p. 1), "Project Director Clarifies Return of Resettlers" (p. 1), "Farm Labor Wages Differ Throughout the Country" (p. 1), "Pre-School P-TA to Hold First Aid and Health Program" (p. 1), "Housing Dept. Obtains Rice Straw for Mattresses ...
Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 4 (May 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-371)
doc Manzanar Free Press Relocation Supplement Vol. 1 No. 4 (May 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-371)
Selected article titles: "Factory Work Opens to Nisei Resettlers in Philadelphia" (p. 1), "Philadelphia Hostel Welcomes Resettlers" (p. 1), "New York Dressmaker Finds Japanese Capable Workers" (p. 1), "Philadelphia Offers Post War Employment to Japanese People" (p. 2), "1500 Japanese Evacuees Return to West Coast" (p. 2).
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 15 (February 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-212)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 5 No. 15 (February 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-212)
Selected article titles: "Department of Interior Takes Over WRA Center" (p. 1), "Manzanar Segregants to Entrain at Lone Pine for Tule Center" (p. 1), "So-long Tule Bounds" (p. 1), "Tokyo Broadcast in Reply to Charges on U.S. Prisoners" (p. 1), "Statistics of Segregation Released by Assistant Project Director Adams" (p. 1), "Relocation Cure for 'Manzanar ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 1 (April 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-391)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. I No. 1 (April 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-125-391)
Selected article titles: "Manzanar Booms Into Valley's Biggest Town. Present Population Announced to be 3,302" (p. 1), "Inoculation is for Everyone in Camp" (p. 1), "Jobs Will be Given Out According to Own Merit" (p. 2), "Report Diarrhea" (p. 2), "Defense Stamp Sales Soar; 2 Cents Letter Rate to L.A." (p. 2), "Rumors ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 103 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-348)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 103 (June 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-125-348)
Selected article titles: "War Service to Reconsider Selective Service Classifications" (p. 1), "Shortage of Workers Effects Residents" (p. 1), "Residents Urged to Notify Free Press" (p. 1), "Instructions Given Residents Leaving on Special Buses" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Makes Inspection Tour" (p. 1), "Proposals to Naturalize Loyal Asiatics Up Before Congressional Subcommittee" (p. 1), "WRA Removes ...
Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 26 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-274)
doc Manzanar Free Press Vol. 6 No. 26 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-125-274)
Selected article titles: "Part Time Workers Sought to Ease Manpower Shortage" (p. 1), "Nisei Risks Own Life to Save Owl" (p. 1), "Nisei War Casualty Asks Aid to Others; Dies of Wounds" (p. 1), "Korematsu-Endo Case Slated for Supreme Court" (p. 2), "Visits to Tule Center Limited" (p. 3), "JACL to Conduct Coast Return Poll" (p ...
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