Davis and Babel
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism
Davis glad to see formal action taken against foreign languages, as "any language except English is a menace to the country."
J. C. Davis
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-05-31; Spirit Lake, Iowa; Dickinson County