German in Luana
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Informants; Babel Defiance; Babel Enforcement
Luana citizen notes the town's large numbers of Germans and their intransigence in speaking the language, especially during church services.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-06; Luana, Iowa; Clayton County;