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Tacoma (Wash.) - Concerning her son's grades and her subscription to The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 July 9
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Discussing the debating fraternity's unwillingness to let her son join on account of his race and the dean's racial prejudice. Hoping to hear from the NAACP soon and that they can help.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 May 22
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Asking for help in combating the prejudice of Pi Kappa Delta against her son. Describing the accomplishments of her son.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 May 14
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Explaining her son's wish to be allowed on the debate team. Discussing a meeting with his wife who treated her kindly.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 Mar. 10
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Suggesting that the NAACP write to her son's college about removing "objectionable clauses." Explaining that her son has received his letter certifying membership to the Varsity Debate team but that he still cannot be admitted to Pi Kappa Delta.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 May 31
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Describing a photograph of her son and his recognition in the College Annual. Mentioning the sympathy shown to her son's situation by an ex-senator.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 June 12
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Clipping from a newspaper mentioning that Arnette received a letter by the president of the college for his participation in varsity debates.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1929 June 13
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Describing the racial prejudice preventing her son from participating in the Varsity Debate Team. Asking how others have fought similar cases of prejudice. Discussing various cases of work for racial equality.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 Mar. 4
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Tacoma (Wash.) - Describing her son's fight to secure a place in a debate and the dean's prejudice against him. Hoping that Du Bois can ask the national Pi Kappa Delta to remove the clause prohibiting her son to join.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Arnette, Tenie L.
1929 May 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that Arnette publicize the facts of discrimination against her son and appeal to state officials.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 May 24