Coming to a Boil
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Defacement; Placarding; Violence; Lynching; Pro-Germanism; Informing
Noting a number of seditious comments, Babel Defiance, and exhortations to resist the placement of anti-German-language signs by local Germans.
H. P. Lasher
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-24; Ida County; Holstein, Iowa