366 results found for: name:"Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950"

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1934 May

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

Memorandum in re Roscoe Conkling Bruce

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the education, personal background, professional experience, and general merits of Roscoe Conkling Bruce.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Oct. 17

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

List of associate editors for African American biographical dictionary

New York (N.Y.) - Proposed by Bruce to serve as associate editors on proposed biographical dictionary of notable African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug.

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

To Shoe a Horse Get a Blacksmith

New York (N.Y.) - Reproducing three "pungent paragraphs" by Bruce which originally appeared in the August 1931 issue of the Dunbar News, on the need for financial investment in "Negro educational institutions"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 June 12

Washington Times

Let there be justice

Washington (D.C.) - Editorial concerning charges by the Parent's League of Washington against Assistant superintendent Roscoe C. Bruce.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 June

Parents' League

The Moen's scandal

Washington (D.C.) - Handbill concerning charges by the Parent's League of Washington against Assistant superintendent Roscoe C. Bruce and advertising an upcoming mass meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 26

Dunbar News

Typographical Emancipation: Editorial from the Dunbar News

New York (N.Y.) - Editorial by Roscoe Conkling Bruce entitled "Typographical Emancipation," addressing the issue of the capitalization of the word "Negro"; asserting that "Americans of African descent... have truly and fully earned the right to be classified as persons rather than things"; listing periodicals which have agreed to this new typographical convention and the one party which ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 6

Letter from unidentified correspondent to the Dunbar News

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to Roscoe Conkling Bruce. Confirming receipt of his correspondence of 5 March and assuring it will be brought to W. E. B. Du Bois' attention upon his return to the office on 22 March.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

Thomas, Neval

Circular letter from Neval H. Thomas

Requesting support in nominating Bruce for the Spingarn Medal for work on the Harvard dormitory controversy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 19

Dunbar News

Letter from the Dunbar News to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; calling for "fellow co-operators" to write letters of "cordial appreciation" to George Horace Lorimer, in thanks for his agreeing to capitalize "Negro" throughout the Saturday Evening Post, "a decision [the significance of which] can hardly be exaggerated." Possibly enclosed in correspondence with W. E. B. Du Bois concerning this matter of capitalizati... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 Dec. 13

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

Letter from Roscoe Conkling Bruce to John Van Schaick, Jr.

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning a controversy over Bruce's position as Assistant Superintendent for Colored Schools in Washington, D.C.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers