Effect on Telephone Exchange
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Business; Telephones; Low German
The business angle: owners of telephone exchange ruminate on business consequences were local German speakers not in need of phone lines.
G. E. Meyer
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-24; Aplington, Iowa; Butler County