Response to Beardsley
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Legislation;
Confirms Harding's attempts to find federal authority for suppressing German language.
W. L. Harding
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-01-31; Plymouth County; Kingsley, Iowa