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1927 Oct. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Supreme Life and Casualty Company

New York (N.Y.) - Listing insurance companies and banks that have contributed towards The Crisis prize contest for work related to "Negro business." Proposing that the contest be extended to include more entries.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Supreme Life & Casualty Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to T. K. Gibson; laying out some advantageous terms and fees for the Company's advertisement in the classified section on the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 July 12

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company

Letter from Supreme Life and Casualty Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Columbus (Ohio) - Signed T. K. Gibson, President; enclosing a brochure on "The Advantages of Life Insurance," the product of an essay contest hosted by the Union Trust Company of Detroit, and pointing out that "it is much like the idea you mentioned some time ago (in mums312-b174-i379).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Supreme Life & Casualty Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to T. K. Gibson; encouraging him to celebrate the New Year by continuing his Company's regular advertising in the classified section of the "Crisis," and outlining the many rewards and benefits of so doing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 31

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company

Letter from Supreme Life and Casualty Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Columbus (Ohio) - Signed T. K. Gibson, President; expressing his and his Company's enthusiastic support of the initiative proposed in Du Bois's recent letter (akin to mums312-b174-i017).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Supreme Life & Casualty Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to T. K. Gibson; seeking his continued compliance with the terms outlined for the Company's "Crisis" advertisement, as stipulated in mums312-b180-i365 and accepted in i366.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Supreme Life and Casualty Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to T. K. Gibson; once again (as in mums312-b187-i382, i383) encouraging him to take out regular ads for the Company in the advertising section of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Supreme Life and Casualty Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to T. K. Gibson; gauging the Company's interest in helping to cosponsor the "Crisis"'s literary awards, as a means towards featuring African American insurance agency provisions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 15

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company

Letter from Supreme Life and Casualty Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Columbus (Ohio) - Signed T. K. Gibson, President; per Du Bois's proposition (mums312-b174-i379), gladly agreeing to pay $72 towards the "Crisis"'s literature awards, in order to promote literary works on African American life insurance plans and provisions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 10

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Truman K. Gibson; requesting he furnish a photo of himself for feature in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers