Compare the sources that offer a German American perspective (sources 1, 2, 6, and 7) to those that represent a threat to German Americans' way of life (3, 4, 5). How did German Americans respond to growing anti-German sentiment in this period?
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German Americans’ position was a hard one. They found themselves between demanding surroundings that wanted to know if they saw themselves as Americans first and foremost, and loyalty to the country from where they originate.