Enforcing in Lowden
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Newspapers; Babel Enforcement; Religion; Gender
Mayor writes regarding desire to rid Lowden of German language. How to proceed? Notes that in Davenport they've apparently been fining people [mostly women].
W. E. Marvin
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-06-18; Lowden, Iowa; Cedar County; Davenport, Iowa;