Against Office Holder
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Democrats; Disloyalty; Pro-Germanism
Denunciation of John J. Adams, appointed to state board of defense, signed by "Disgusted Citizen." Claims Adams is a noxious pro-German who would rather than Germany win the war than lose under a Democratic Administration.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1917-05-08; Dubuque County; Dubuque, Iowa