12 Inspectors' reports during the war, ADBR D 121 79 Kriegsmassnahmen; and Republique Francaise, Bulletin de l'enseignement des Territoires alsaciens 16-7 (1918-19): 131.
13 Examples taken from ADBR D121 324, 463, and 440, the towns of Obernai, Saulxures, and Molsheim respectively.
17 The poster was provided in 1915 by the "Zentralstelle fur landliche Wohlfahrts- und Heimatpflege in Elsass-Lothringen" in ADBR D 121 79.
18 As described in a report from the district governor of Lorraine to the Oberschulrat, 25 August 1915, ADBR AL 105 1562; similar instructions are referred to in correspondence between the subdistrict administrators and district governor of Lower Alsace, ADBR D 121 79; reports in ADBR AL 105 1562 for Lorraine and ADBR D 121 for Lower Alsace.
19 A stream of correspondence flowed from the headquarters of Commander Gaede to the Oberschulrat, the state secretary, and the provincial governor (Statthalter), ADBR AL 105 1560-1561.
20 Correspondence between the provincial governor and district governors, February-August 1915, ADBR AL 105 1560; and Charles Schmidt, Les plans secrets de la politique allemande en Alsace-Lorraine (1915-1918) (Paris, 1922), 85-7.