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Subseries 2.1
Personal papers, 1931-1996 [bulk 1931-1972]
Boxes 17 - 19, 83; OP 1 - 4; and BV 1

Scope and Content Note

The subseries consists of Horace Mann Bond's personal papers from 1931-1972, including identification cards, diaries, biographical sketches, diplomas, and honorary certificates. The subseries also contains financial documents which include family budgets and information concerning property and personal investments. Material relating to the Bond family genealogy, compiled by Horace Mann Bond, includes family trees, research material, personal questionnaires completed by various family members, and narratives written by both Horace Mann Bond and Julia W. Bond. Also present are files relating to Roger Williams and his book The Bonds: An American Family which document both Williams' efforts to publish the book and the Bond family's concerns about the project.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: Due to privacy concerns financial and medical records are restricted from use until deaths of James Bond, Jane Bond Moore, and Julian Bond.

Box Folder Content
17 1 Address book, 1972
17 2 Apartment leases, 1931, 1935
17 3 Atlanta Fisk Club, circa 1967
17 4 Baptism memory book, 1905
17 5 Biographical sketches and bibliographies, circa 1964-1969
17 6 Birth certificate, photocopy, 1904
17 7 Bond family genealogy [1 of 2], circa 1960-1996
17 8 Bond family genealogy [2 of 2], circa 1960-1996
17 9 Bond, Jane, deed to house, March 12, 1903
17 10 Caruso scrapbook inventory and description, circa 1968
17 11 Caulker, Solomon, obituary, 1960
17 12 Combs, Jennie L., estate and bequeathal of property to Horace Mann Bond [includes documents relating to management of the property], 1957-1961
17 13 Customs documents, 1949-1954
17 14 Diary, 1940
18 1 Diary, 1946
18 2 Diary, 1969-1970
18 3 Diary pages, 1971-1972
18 4 Family meeting minutes and newsletters, 1953-1956
18 5 Financial records, Bond Research Fund, 1960-1962
18 6 Financial records, Empire Investment Enterprises (Atlanta, Georgia), 1961-1967 [RESTRICTED]
18 7 Financial records, family budgets, 1951-1967 [RESTRICTED]
18 8 Financial records, general, 1931-1937 [RESTRICTED]
18 9 Financial records, general, 1952-1967 [RESTRICTED]
18 10 Funeral guestbook, 1972
18 11 Funeral planning, circa 1972
18 12 Georgia House of Representatives resolution of regret on the passing of Horace Mann Bond, 1972
18 13 Grinnell College (Grinnell, Iowa), honorary degree certificate, 1970
18 14 Hoggard, Philip, interview with Horace Mann and Julia Washington Bond, transcript, November 1969
19 1 Liberian Embassy, citation for professional achievement, 1955 [photocopy]
OP1 Liberian Humane Order of African Redemption, certificate of appointment to Knight Commander 1954
19 2 Lincoln University (Pennsylvania) Alumni Hall of Fame certificate, 1988
19 3 Medical records, 1955-1971 [RESTRICTED]
19 4 Medical travel documents, 1949-1958 [RESTRICTED]
19 5 Membership and identification cards, 1932-1972
OP2 Ohaifa Community certificate of welcome, 1949
19 6 National Teacher Examinations scores, 1963
19 7 Notes, circa 1966
19 8 Passports, 1948-1960
OP3 Pennsylvania certificate of appreciation, 1947-1949
19 9 Plane tickets, 1957-1961
19 10 Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Free and Accepted Masons of the State of Pennsylvania, certificate of appointment to chairman of the educational committee, 1956
19 11 Ration books, 1945
19 12 Sapele Community certificate of welcome, 1949
BV1 Scrapbook, circa 1920s
19 13 Scrapbook, circa 1924
19 14 Scrapbook, circa 1938-1949
19 15 Teacher's insurance receipts, 1972
OP4 Temple University (Philadelphia), honorary Doctorate of Law, 1953
19 16 Travel, 1949-1961
19 17 University of Chicago (Illinois), bylaws and calendars, 1926 [annotated]
19 18 University of Chicago (Illinois) Club of Atlanta, charter, no date
19 19 University of Chicago (Illinois), Doctor of Philosophy diploma, 1936
19 20 University of Chicago (Illinois), grades, 1927-1937
19 21 Williams, Roger, The Bonds: An American Family, 1969-1972 Williams, Roger,
19 22 White House conference nametag, no date
19 23 WSB Radio 750 (Atlanta, Georgia) award for outstanding name in the news, 1968
Restricted material
83 Restricted files
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