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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)

Union Trust Company (Detroit, Mich.)
1926 July 7
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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)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Sept. 15
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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)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Jan. 15
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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)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Sept. 10
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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)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Apr. 25
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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)

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company
1926 July 12
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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)

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company
1930 May 15
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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)

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company
1926 June 15
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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)

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company
1926 Apr. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed T. K. Gibson, President; gladly enclosing the requested (in mums312-b171-i143) photo of himself for feature in an upcoming "Crisis" and extending him an open-ended invitation to visit Columbus.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company
1925 Sept. 18