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1931 Mar. 4

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Letter from National Benefit Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Mortimer F. Smith, Vice President; congratulating him on having the "good judgment" to have re-instated his policy with the Company and assuring him of the quality of their services.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar. 4

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Letter from National Benefit Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed R. H. Rutherford, President; regarding Du Bois's earlier complaints of receiving no notice of payments due (mums312-b060-i086), explaining the administrative circumstances surrounding such failure and assuring him of their honest conduct.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Benefit Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a premium notice and related correspondence with D. C. Roper.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept.

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Premium receipt from National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Washington (D.C.) - Receipt billing Du Bois $30.70 on his life insurance policy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 16

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Letter from The National Benefit Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning receipt of payment for insurance policy and a health certificate.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 10

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Letter from National Benefit Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed S. R. Heard; regarding the payment status of the quarterly premium referenced and enclosed in Du Bois's earlier correspondence (mums312-b060-i083); indeed it has not been paid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. H. Rutherford

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning obtaining financial backing from the National Benefit Life Insurance Company for the Crisis' literary contest; Du Bois informs Rutherford that he is following many of his suggestions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Benefit Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Gilbert A. Clark; requesting information on the conditions of one policy and the status another he meant to surrender in November.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Benefit Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to R. H. Rutherford; returning the picture recently enclosed (in mums312-b182-i470) as it is unsuited to reprint in the "Crisis" and requesting that he replace same, as soon as possible, with an original photo.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

National Benefit Life Insurance Company protective committee appeal for power of attorney

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the history of policyholders' legal protection and recent changes that have affected it; appealing to mutualize and concurrently reorganize the company, returning ownership to policyholders; and seeking power of attorney from said holders, granting Alexander H. Martin, Esq., of Cleveland, Ohio, authority to "do all things needful and appropriate to safeguard, protect, vindic... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers