German Language in time of Mourning
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Informants; Army; Funerals; Religion; Babel Defiance
Mother of son in service writes of Germans continuing to speak in German, even in light of recent soldier funeral.
Mrs. C. S. McQuillen
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-10-07; Bennett, Iowa; Cedar County;