Class and Loyalty and Violence
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Class; Domestic Violence; Pro-Germanism
Noting Charles City large pro-German contingent, as well as the fact that many are "moneyed men," which enables and protects them. Also including story of German man beating his wife for wanting to "be an American."
Mrs. M. Schringer
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-14; Charles City, Iowa; Floyd County