The North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company was founded in Durham, N.C. in 1898 and is the oldest currently active African American-owned insurance company in the United States.

This digital collection features selected images of employees, office buildings, and other subjects that document the company's long history.  The images form part of the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company Archives, which were donated to and are administered jointly by Duke University and North Carolina Central University.

Read more about the history of N.C. Mutual at the company's website: http://www.ncmutuallife.com/newsite/pages/about.html

For more information about this digital collection, please contact North Carolina Central University Archivist Andre Vann at avann@nccu.edu