Response to Bohemian Resistance
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Enforcement; Babel Defiance
Forceful response from state regarding Bohemian resistance to Babel dictates. Goes so far as saying that "the agitation which has been stirred up by you Bohemians in Cedar Rapids is sweet music to the ears of those in authority in Germany."
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #15, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-05-28; Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Linn County