World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Enforcement; Methodism; Episcopalianism;
Methodist minister writes forceful letter in support of Babel, in which deep-seated anti-Germanism plays no small role.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-02-28; Manson, Iowa; Calhoun County