"Hindoo wants a job"

Short note from the October 26, 1907 edition of the Oregonian describing the story of Schawa Singh, who had previously been stationed in Nankin as a marshal of the consular court. In the note, Singh was unemployed, and having applied to [Portland] Mayor Lane for employment in some branch of the city service." Singh had been quoted as desiring to "earn sufficient money to pay his expenses to Manila."

Early Immigration

Date: October 27, 1906
Type: Text
Language: English
Source: Oregonian
Location: Oregon

Item History: 2011-08-05 (created); 2013-05-03 (modified)

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