BRUCE, WILLIAM HERSCHEL, 1856-1943

Biography:

Professor, college president. BornРApril 8, 1856, Troup County, Ga. ParentsРHilery and Catherine (Pruitt) Bruce. MarriedРLillie O. Hart. ChildrenРFour. EducationРAlabama Polytechnic Institute, A.B.; Baylor University, A.M.; Mercer University, Ph.D.; Trinity University, LL.D. Teacher in Texas schools and colleges; North Texas State Teachers College, president, 1906-1923. Chairman, Texas State Board of Examiners, 1916-1910; President Texas State Teachers Association, 1905.  Awarded status of president emeritus, North Texas State Teachers College, 1923. Honorary LL.D., Trinity University. Died December 30, 1943.

Source:

Marquis Who’s Who online

Publication(s):

Circles of the Triangle. Denton, Tex.; North Texas State Teachers College, 1932.

Principles & Processes of Education. Dallas; C. A. Bryant Co., 1916.

Some Noteworthy Properties of the Triangle and its Circles. Boston; D.C. Heath, 1903.

Random Verses of W. H. Bruce. Denton, Tex.; North Texas State Teachers College, 1942.

Joint_Publication(s):

Arithmetic, a Higher Book. Boston; D.C. Heath, 1906.

Arithmentic, a Lower Book. Boston; D.C. Heath, 1906.

The Elements of Plane Geometry. Dallas; Southern Pub. Co., 1910.

The Emergent Man. S.l.; s.n., 1940.