Leading German-American Citizens Disloyal
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Babel Defiance; Babel Enforcement; Army; Disloyalty
Babel being "ignored" in Manning, the "marshall and merchants" being the main transgressors. She can "furnish proof of one of our leading citizens saying that Germany ought to rule the world."
Mrs. R. J. Giddings
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-23; Carroll, Iowa; Manning, Iowa;