Babel Defiance from Preachers
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Babel Defiance; Religion; Presbyterianism; Violence
Reverend Drake of the Presbyterian Church west of Holland is still preaching German and intransigent about stopping.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #13, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-07-05; Cedar Falls, Iowa; Black Hawk County; Grundy County; Holland, Iowa