Pastor to Harding Regarding Babel Proclamation
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Religion; Newspapers
German Pastor writes, noting general support and willingness to partially preach in English, but asking for dispensation for fringe cases. Includes newspaper clipping attesting to loyalty.
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Letter; Newspaper Article
Box #13, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-05-29; Postville, Iowa; Allamakee County