World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Swedish Americans; Lutheranism; Religion
Lutheran pastor asks for concession, citing the local Swedish church which is conducting worship in Swedish without molestation, apparently.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-12-31; Farnhamville, Iowa; Calhoun County