Walker Bond Family Papers

 

 

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17
archives@handleyregional.org
www.handleyregional.org

Walker Bond Family Papers
163 WFCHS

Inventory created by Archives Staff 06/1988. Last revised 03/2018.

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.

USE RESTRICTIONS: Restrictions may apply concerning the use, photoduplication, or publication of items in this collection. Consult a member of the archives staff for information concerning these restrictions. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright.

EXTENT: 0.46 linear feet

DATE: 1840 - 1956

SCOPE AND CONTENT:  This collection is comprised of account books, school notes, and photo albums of the Bond Family of Frederick County, Virginia.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: : Walker Bond was born in Frederick County, VA in 1875. He gained a civil engineering degree from Swathmore College and was a farmer and orchardist. He was chair and president of multiple local boards. He married twice but had no children. Bond died in 1957.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Quarles, Garland R. Some Worthy Lives, Winchester, VA: Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society, 1988

CITE AS: Walker Bond Family Papers, 163 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

ACQUISITION INFORMATION:

ORGANIZATION:

BOX 1 

Bond, Abner—account book, 1840-1847, 56 pages, manuscript

Bond, Abner—school notes, 84 pages, manuscript

Bond Family—account book, 1857-1887, 230 pages, manuscript

Bond Family—receipts, 1900-1905, 54 items, manuscript

Bond, Howell—school report, 1890, 1 leaf manuscript on printed form

Bond, Howell—auction, September 1954, 1 item, printed

Bond, John L.—account book for farm and orchard, 1888-1904, 232 pages, manuscript

Bond, John L. and Jock Lupton, granting rights to Patent Threshing Machine, October 9, 1828, 1 leaf, manuscript on printed form

BOX 2 

Photograph albums, 3 items

Album I—"Home Life at Fairfield, Frederick County, VA"

Album II—"Hopewell Friends Meeting"

Album III—"Mid the Green Fields of Virginia, Summer 1901"

PHOTOGRAPHS

Photographs and other images belonging to this collection may be accessed online through http://handley.pastperfectonline.com/