Anti-German Language German
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Postwar; Babel Enforcement; Generational Divide
Postwar. Member of Lutheran congregation, for English-only, now bemoans those "old German heads" of the church trying to reinstate German services. Can the governor help him in stamping this out?
A. H. Nieman
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1919-01-11; Fayette County; Fairbank, Iowa;