Assessment of Council of Defense
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Enforcement; Assessment
Under the guise of an assessment of CoD activities, Wade makes a forceful argument that the CoD has been a showpiece--an advisory board for the governor--given little real power or funds.
Martin J. Wade
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #15, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
Johnson County; Iowa City, Iowa