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

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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

1930 Apr. 29

American Book Company

Letter from the American Book Company to the Dunbar News

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Roscoe Conkling Bruce; signed George W. Benton, Editor-in-Chief. Thanking him for his correspondence regarding the capitalization of the word "Negro," and declaring that effective immediately, the word shall appear with a capital "N" in all publications printed by the Company. Possibly enclosed in correspondence with W. E. B. Du Bois concerning this matter ... more

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1929 Oct. 3

Atlantic Monthly

Letter from The Atlantic Monthly to Roscoe Conkling Bruce

Boston (Mass.) - Signed Ellery Sedgwick; regarding, defending, and justifying the non-capitalization of the word "negro" in the Atlantic Monthly; and trusting that other readers will not "interpret our neglect of the capital as you do."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 20

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

Hyattsville (Md.) - Concerning the hiring of the superintendent of the Black public schools of Baltimore. Written on letterhead of Kelso Farm.

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1927 Oct. 12

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

New York (N.Y.) - Offering to send a summary of his talk about housing in Harlem to The Crisis. Written on Paul Laurence Dunbar Garden Apartments Inc. stationery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 18

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting with Allen K. Brehm, Assistant Treasurer of the Equitable Trust Company, discussing the Harlem bank project (Dunbar National Bank). Signed by Roscoe Conkling Bruce, Resident Manager, Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

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1929 Jan. 3

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois for an editorial in The Crisis. Hoping that Du Bois will offer any suggestions that occur to him. Typed on Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments Inc. letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 May

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

New York (N.Y.) - Describing a half-hour conference with Doctor Schieffelin in which prospective successors to Robert Russa Moton were discussed: Herringberg, of Tuskegee, and Hubert, of Georgia State; remarking of the former "he is not much more than a boy," and noting of the latter "You wrote a screed about! And he has never been married." Written on the reverse of Laurence Dunbar Apar... more

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1927 Nov. 7

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

New York (N.Y.) - Saying that he is offering a story that Du Bois may publish anonymously. Suggests that it be published in installments and that he be allowed to edit the proofs.

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1930 Dec. 12

Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950

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

New York (N.Y.) - Bruce thanks Du Bois for sending the Bliss Perry article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers