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Roscoe Conkling Bruce

Born: Apr 21, 1879

Death: Aug 16, 1950

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Nationality: United States

Roscoe Conkling Bruce

Date of Birth : Apr 21, 1879
Date of Death : Aug 16, 1950
Birth Place : Washington, D.C.

Roscoe Conkling Bruce, Senior was an African-American educator who was known for stressing the value of practical industrial and business skills as opposed to academic disciplines. Later he administered the Dunbar Apartments housing complex in Harlem, New York City, and was editor in chief of the Harriet Tubman Publishing Company.

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