Schools in Iowa during World War I
World War I; Xenophobia; Education
The Iowa Council of National Defense decided that German should not be taught in any schools in Iowa. German songs and texts must not be read or sung in schools either. It is mentioned that when this letter was written, there still was not a single outcry of disagreement by the public.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Folder 1: Box #1, Metcalf Letters, State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.