World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Sedition; Pro-Germanism
Reporting on suspicious movements of Germans. They saw a troop train and wished "they will never come back."
J. M. Collins
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1917-12-20; Kossuth County; Algona, Iowa