Letter about German schools and churches
Schools; German; Churches; WWI; Politics; Culture;
This letter is written by a citizen of Clarence, Iowa, stating that German was not being taught in any of the public schools. After pointing this out, the writer informs his subject that there was a German Lutheran Church conducting its services in German and breaking the law doing so.
C. B. E. Read
State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Metcalf Collection, box 7, folder 2, State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City