Horace Mann Bond Papers
Horace Mann Bond Papers, 1830-1979 (Bulk: 1926-1972)
169 boxes (84.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 411
Educator, sociologist, scholar, and author. Includes personal and professional correspondence; administrative and teaching records; research data; manuscripts of published and unpublished speeches, articles and books; photographs; and Bond family papers, especially those of Horace Bond's father, James Bond. Fully represented are Bond's two major interests: black education, especially its history and sociological aspects, and Africa, particularly as related to educational and political conditions. Correspondents include many notable African American educators, Africanists, activists, authors and others, such as Albert C. Barnes, Claude A. Barnett, Mary McLeod Bethune, Arna Bontemps, Ralph Bunch, Rufus Clement, J.G. St. Clair Drake, W.E.B. Du Bois, Edwin Embree, John Hope Franklin, E. Franklin Frazier, W.C. Handy, Thurgood Marshall, Benjamin E. Mays, Kwame Nkrumah, Robert Ezra Park, A. Phillip Randolph, Lawrence P. Reddick, A.A. Schomburg, George Shepperson, Carter Woodson and Monroe Work.
Terms of Access and Use:
Access to a small part of the Papers has been restricted.
- The documents included in the Horace Mann Bond Papers are the property of the University of Massachusetts. All publication and literary rights to materials in the Papers are reserved to the respective owners of the copyrights therein including in the case of the writing of Horace Mann Bond, Julia Bond.
- Users of the Papers must respect the copyright laws governing the use of original manuscript materials. All publication and literary rights must be scrupulously respected, and no use may be made of items in the Papers that will effect a violation or impairment of any such rights.
- Reproduction in any format of the Papers or any part of the Papers for commercial distribution is prohibited. A single photocopy, typed, handwritten, or other copy, of selected items may be made, however, for the purpose of private study, scholarship, or research only.
- In accordance with applicable copyright law, the researcher must agree not to publish or permit to be published a direct quotation of any material herein, with the exception of brief extracts, without the written consent of Julia Bond for writings by Horace Mann Bond or, in the case of other copyright material, of the copyright holder. Requests for permission to quote from writings by Horace Mann Bond should be addressed to:
Head, Special Collections and University Archives
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
When appropriate, the Archives will refer requests to the Bond family. Requests for permission to quote from writings of others than Horace Mann Bond should be addressed directly to current copyright holders. A dissertation is considered a published work.
- Material in the Papers may be paraphrased provided that such paraphrasing shall not distort the content, and that clear indication is given that the material is paraphrased and not a direct quote.
- In quoting or referring to any item in the Papers, unless such item has been otherwise published, indication will be given that the item is part of the Horace Mann Bond Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, W.E.B. Du Bois Library, University of Massachusetts Amherst, and that all publication rights are reserved as above prescribed.
Special Collections and University Archives, W.E.B. Du Bois Library, University of Massachusetts Amherst