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Walker Bond Family Papers

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

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17


Inventory created by Archives Staff 06/88. Last revised 02/21.

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. The scrapbooks in this collection are fragile. Please consult Archives staff before photocopying.

EXTENT:  0.46 linear feet

CREATOR: Bond, Carrie Walker, 1885-1975

DATE: 1840-1957

Scope and Content: The Walker Bond Family Papers contains 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 Swarthmore 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.



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

Lupton, Carrie D. – Knit and crochet patterns, n.d., 6 pages, manuscript and typescript


Photograph albums, 3 volumes:

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