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

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1932 Aug. 17

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

Letter from Roscoe C. Bruce to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns African heritage of Alexander Pushkin. Written on letterhead of Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments Inc.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 11

Phillis Wheatley Publishing Company

Memorandum to members of the Board of Editors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning criteria for inclusion in "Who's Who in Colored America".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 2

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Letter from The Paul Lawrence Dunbar Apartments to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a correction to Du Bois's monthly statement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 19

Phillis Wheatley Publishing Company

Letter from The Phillis Wheatley Publishing Co. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an invitation to a special meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company on June 21.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 5

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

Letter from Roscoe Conkling Bruce to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning lynching statistics sent and Du Bois' neighbor in the Dunbar who painted his bricks and window sills bright yellow.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Paul Laurence Dunbar Garden Apartments

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed "My dear Mr. Bruce"; complaining of children "playing ball in our areaway" -- "both children that belong in our entrance and others" -- and hoping Bruce and "do something about it."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 28

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Letter from Paul Lawrence Dunbar Garden Apartments to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning prices and layouts of apartments in the Dunbar and The Du Bois' application for one.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 30

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; acknowledging "with astonishment and humiliation" his failure to respond in writing to Du Bois' complaint regarding children playing in and around the building (see mums312-b048-i192), but insisting that the matter was taken up with the Operating Staff soon upon its receipt; disappointedly relating that "the vital difficulty" of the problem "lies w... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May 23

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Circular letter from The Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a survey of the tenants of the Dunbar.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Paul Laurence Dunbar Garden Apartments

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed "My dear Mr. Bruce"; in response to his query, attesting to the character of Mrs. Cerella Brown Shook, bookkeeper at "The Crisis," and recommending that Bruce lease an apartment to her: she is a "thoroughly reliable and likeable person," and moreover, she "will not talk out of the windows or run the radio all night or throw midnight parties. Please let her i... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers