Wolters Babel Defiance
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Religion; Babel Defiance; Disloyalty
Minister, named Christian Wolters, remarked from pulpit that "heathens were now trying to make them [Germans] use the heathen language."
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; Carroll County; Crawford, Iowa; Breda, Iowa;