World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Americanization;
Governor's office on situation: "these people cannot be good Americans and continue talking the German language."
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-11-30; Wright County; Clarion, Iowa