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Chicago (Ill.) - In response to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b173-i211), Bousfield informs Du Bois that the Liberty Life Insurance Company will make up the financial difference for the essay contest.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bousfield, M. O. (Midian Othello)
1926 June 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to M. O. Bousfield; providing an update on the response to the "Crisis" essay contest the Company his helping to sponsor and hoping he can send the promised $72 check as soon as possible.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 July 13
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed M. O. Bousfield, President; acknowledging his recent letter and enclosure (see mums312-b176-i292, mums312-b174-i020) and pledging his Company's sponsorship of the program therein outlined.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Liberty Life Insurance Company of Illinois
1927 Jan. 31
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' proposal of "colored insurance societies" offering prizes for essays that would "feature Negro insurance." Enclosure not with letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 June 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois inquires if "the colored insurance societies" would be willing to "do something towards offering prizes for essays" that would "feature Negro insurance."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 May 3
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed M. O. Bousfield, President; expressing his disappointment in other insurance companies' poor response to the "Crisis"'s essay contest and inquiring into the degree and financial weight of his company's role therein, considering the dearth of interest. See mums312-b174-i020, i017 for original proposal.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Liberty Life Insurance Company of Illinois
1927 Jan. 20
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed M. O. Bousfield, President; per Du Bois's recent letter (mums312-b176-i297), furnishing the copy of a feature on Jesse Binga, for publication in the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Liberty Life Insurance Company of Illinois
1927 Nov. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' proposal of "colored insurance societies" offering prizes for essays that would "feature Negro insurance;" asks Bousfield where his company currently stands on such a project.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Oct. 20
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Chicago (Ill.) - In response to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b173-i207), Bousfield asks Du Bois to keep in touch with the progress of the proposed essay contest.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bousfield, M. O. (Midian Othello)
1926 May 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' proposal of "colored insurance societies" offering prizes for essays that would "feature Negro insurance;" notes and lists others that have agreed to take part in the contest.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 June 21