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Subseries 1.2
General correspondence, 1924-2007
Boxes 4 - 15

Scope and Content Note

The subseries consists of correspondence to and from Horace Mann Bond and Julia W. Bond from entities outside the nuclear Bond family, as well as a small amount of childhood correspondence between each of the Bond children and outside entities. The correspondence includes letters between Horace and his parents, James Bond and Jane (Browne) Bond as well as letters between Julia W. Bond and her mother, Daisy Washington Brumfield. Correspondence between Julia and her mother and grandmother, Callie ("Baby") Browne, and from Julia's brother, Dr. Henry Alvin Washington, features prominently in the subseries. There is also substantial correspondence between Horace and his brothers, James Maxwell ("Max") Bond, Sr., who worked for foreign consulates in Haiti and Africa and appears to have collaborated on a few projects with Horace, and Gilbert ("Gil") Dodson Bond, Sr. Other letters of note include personal messages from Richard Nixon and blues musician W.C. Handy. Also included in the subseries are letters to Julia W. Bond from her grandchildren, Phyllis Bond, Horace Mann ("Manny") Bond, II, Michael Bond, Julia Louise Bond ("Cookie"), Jeffrey Bond, Grace Moore, Constance Moore, and Kojo Moore.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronological order.

Scope and Content Note The subseries consists of correspondence to and from Horace Mann Bond and Julia W. Bond from entities outside the nuclear Bond family, as well as a small amount of childhood correspondence between each of the Bond children and outside entities. The correspondence includes letters between Horace and his parents, James Bond and Jane (Browne) Bond as well as letters between Julia W. Bond and her mother, Daisy Washington Brumfield. Correspondence between Julia and her mother and grandmother, Callie ("Baby") Browne, and from Julia's brother, Dr. Henry Alvin Washington, features prominently in the subseries. There is also substantial correspondence between Horace and his brothers, James Maxwell ("Max") Bond, Sr., who worked for foreign consulates in Haiti and Africa and appears to have collaborated on a few projects with Horace, and Gilbert ("Gil") Dodson Bond, Sr. Other letters of note include personal messages from Richard Nixon and blues musician W.C. Handy. Also included in the subseries are letters to Julia W. Bond from her grandchildren, Phyllis Bond, Horace Mann ("Manny") Bond, II, Michael Bond, Julia Louise Bond ("Cookie"), Jeffrey Bond, Grace Moore, Constance Moore, and Kojo Moore.
Box Folder Content
4 1 1924 April-1928 December
4 2 1929 January-October
4 3 1929 November-December
4 4 1930 January-April
4 5 1930 May-October
4 6 1931-1932
5 1 1933-1936
5 2 1937-1939
5 3 1940-1941
5 4 1942-1943
5 5 1944-1945
6 1 1946-1947
6 2 1948-1949
6 3 1950
6 4 1951
6 5 1952
6 6 1953
7 1 1954-1955
7 2 1956-1957
7 3 1958
7 4 1959
7 5 1960
8 1 1961
8 2 1962
8 3 1963
8 4 1964
8 5 1965
8 6 1966 January-February
9 1 1966 March-December
9 2 1967
9 3 1968 January-July
9 4 1968 August-December
9 5 1969 January-May
9 6 1969 June-December
9 7 1970
10 1 1971
10 2 1972
10 3 1972-1973, Sympathy cards and condolences [1 of 4]
10 4 1972-1973, Sympathy cards and condolences [2 of 4]
10 5 1972-1973, Sympathy cards and condolences [3 of 4]
10 6 1972-1973, Sympathy cards and condolences [4 of 4]
11 1 1973 January-December
11 2 1974 January-December
11 3 1975 January-October
11 4 1976- 1977
11 5 1978 February - December
11 6 1979
11 7 1980 January-1982 November
12 1 1983-1984
12 2 1985-1986
12 3 1987-1989
12 4 1990-1992
12 5 1993 February-1994 December
12 6 1995
13 1 1996
13 2 1997-1998 August
13 3 1999 January - November
13 4 2000 November-2007 November
13 5 2007 Sympathy cards and condolences [1 of 2]
14 1 2007 Sympathy cards and condolences [2 of 2]
14 2 2008
14 3 Envelopes [1 of 3]
14 4 Envelopes [2 of 3]
14 5 Envelopes [3 of 3]
14 6 Letter fragments
15 1 No date [1 of 5]
15 2 No date [2 of 5]
15 3 No date [3 of 5]
15 4 No date [4 of 5]
15 5 No date [5 of 5]
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