Informing on German Usage in Fontanelle
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Anti-Germanism; Council of Defense; Informants; German Language;
The father of a soldier writes Harding, noting that Germans in town "congregate" and speak German in "their sneering way."
W. W. Stocker
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #13, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-08-19; Fontanelle, Iowa; Adair County