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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

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

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

1930 May 15

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed T. K. Gibson, Chairman; per Du Bois's prodding (mums312-b187-i382, i383), pledging to take out a "Crisis" ad for the Company "in the near future."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 28

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company

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

Columbus (Ohio) - Signed T. K. Gibson; describing an influx of group insurance policies taken out by students at Fisk; noting their involvement in the scandal regarding the removal of McKenzie; and hoping that Du Bois can somehow mention these and related matters in a forthcoming issue of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 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; suggesting that "surely now is the time to begin" inserting regular ads for the company in the pages of the "Crisis" and briefly describing the magazine's ad rates and policies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 July 7

Union Trust Company (Detroit, Mich.)

Letter from Union Trust Company to Supreme Life & Casualty Insurance Company

Detroit (Mich.) - Signed Frank W. Blair, President; addressed to T. K. Gibson, President; enclosing for his interest copies of the Company's five winning essays addressing "The Advantages of Life Insurance"; attempting to assess the effect of the competition; and requesting that he forward any press his Company releases on such initiatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers