World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Babel Defiance; Informants
Detailed list of German speakers, given by community members who recognize severity of actions, noting the "untold hardship [this will cause] them as close neighbors."
Jos. S. Stratton; Elmer Glew; Hiram A. Glew; Walter M. Spain;
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-07-05; Dubuque County; Farley, Iowa;