World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; Foreign Language; Anti-Germanism; German Language; Religion;
Beseeching letter begging, "for conscience sake," reconsideration of Babel for congregation with only understands German.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-03; Readlyn, Iowa; Bremer County