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Unknown Paper American Language.JPG

Author notes that all Europeans are foreign to this land and English therefore refused at some point to give up their language for native languages here. Moreover, notes that Iowa only entity outlawing foreign languages.
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Comment from representative of league of traveling salesmen, noting their disproportionate interaction with different cultures, languages, and perspectives. He offers his groups' services for the cause of promoting 'patriotism.'
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Can Germans continue their parochial school, even if switching to English? And a merchant, H. F. Haesemeyer, speaks German daily.
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Business correspondence between state and local German-language press.
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Might an auctioneer use German to keep business running smoothly and not encumber German-language buyers
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The business angle: owners of telephone exchange ruminate on business consequences were local German speakers not in need of phone lines.
Die Deutsche Presse in Amerika_1Sept1899.pdf

On the need for a German-language press for German migrants.
Die Wirthsgewerbe_Temperance Commentary_29Feb1884.pdf

Article on potential prohibition law from perspective of saloonkeepers.
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