Searches for Employment:
Click here to read the research essay, “You Earn What you Give”, by Josephine Gulingan
Click on the links below to hear audio
segments from an April 2011 interview by Josephine Gulingan with James
who searched for employment throughout his life.
James Gulingan at
3. First Job
10. Joining the Army
11. After the Army
James introducing himself
James talks about who petitioned him and the
rest of his siblings to the United States
James with his siblings
First Job (00:39)
He describes what his first job was like.
Job In Alaska (00:39)
James goes off to Alaska to work in the cannery.
What It was Like in Alaska (00:31)
He describes what it was like in Alaska.
How Old James was in Alaska (00:31)
James talks about what age he went to Alaska and
who introduced him the opportunity to go work there.
How Long he was in Alaska (00:37)
He describes how long he stayed in Alaska
Discrimination in Alaska (01:37)
James tells a short story of what happened
while he was working because of discrimination.
After Alaska (01:46)
After Alaska, James went to go find a new job.
make his life better.
and he describes his experience so far.
James In his Muni uniform
My father James Gulingan and I
by Eric Brenner, Skyline College, San Bruno, CA
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