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

Gallery view

1928 Aug. 27

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

General description of the Paul Laurence Dunbar apartments

New York (N.Y.) - General description of the Apartments' structural components, layout, security features, technical provisions, and social services, for use in a forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 21

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar Garden Apartments to Joshua H. Williams

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce, Resident Manager; addressed to the resident of Apartment 4G, of whom (and whose radio) W. E. B. Du Bois has been complaining of (see mums312-b053-i224 and i225); calling his attention to "House Rule number ten" on noise disturbance and asking him to abide by it. Hand-written note to Du Bois on top notes to Du Bois, "I am sure this will sett... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 27

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Data concerning Paul Laurence Dunbar apartments

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing basic facts on the structural aspects, cubic footage, and occupancy of the apartments, for use in a forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 4

Sun (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from the Sun to Dunbar News

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Roscoe Bruce; signed Keats Speed, Managing Editor. Ceding rights to republish "Negro in the Theater," as requested (see mums312-b053-i267), and regarding the the word "Negro," reporting that he has issued "instructions to the Composing Room to capitalize" it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 3

Allyn and Bacon (Boston, Mass.)

Letter from Allyn and Bacon to the Dunbar News

Boston (Mass.) - Signed Paul V. Bacon; addressed to Roscoe Conkling Bruce. Regarding the issue of capitalizing the word "Negro," attesting to the pliability of the English language, confirming the trend towards this new typographical standard, and declaring "we shall certainly adopt that usage."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct.

Public Schools of the District of Columbia

Letter from District of Columbia public schools to Caroline Bond

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning a request for a statement of qualifications.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 15

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Circular letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments

New York (N.Y.) - Letter to tenant-owners from Roscoe Conkling Bruce, Resident Manager or Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, concerning mortgage redemption insurance offered by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 14

Dunbar News

Letter from the Dunbar News to Longmans, Green, and Company

New York (N.Y.) - Signed R. C. Bruce; addressed to Gentlemen, "Attention Mr. John Benbow." Concerning his previous letter (mums312-b053-i281), which described an instance in which the capitalization of the word "Negro" would be grammatically inadvisable, citing said instance and arguing that the capital "N" is indeed warranted. Possibly enclosed in correspondence with W. E. B. Du Bois c... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 7

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

Letter from Roscoe Conkling Bruce to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a letter concerning employment discrimination against African Americans at the Company's Harlem stores.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 17

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Circular letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments

New York (N.Y.) - Letter to tenant-owners and parents of 12 to 18 year old boys from Roscoe Conkling Bruce, Resident Manager or Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, concerning the formation of a Dunbar Boy Scout Troop.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers