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A Register of the W. Langhorne Bond Papers
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Biographical File, 1936-1982, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Includes identification cards, clippings, and articles. Arranged by document type, then chronologically.
Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Biography and identification cards, undated, 1936-1940

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Clippings, 1947, 1982, undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

"New Horizons", article on evacuation of Hong Kong, 1942

 

Correspondence, 1929-1984.

Scope and Content Note

Includes both personal and CNAC business correspondence, containing descriptions of life, business and politics in China, particularly during World War II. Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent.
Box/Folder: 1 : 4

General, 1938-1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

American Consular Service, 1937-1945

Box/Folder: 1 : 7-11

Bixby, H. M., 1937-1950

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

Bond, Kisti, 1937-1948

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

Bond, Mary (mother), 1937

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

Brock, Horace, 1977

Box/Folder: 1 : 15-17

China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC), 1929-1949

Box/Folder: 1 : 18

Soong Ching Ling, 1942, 1950

Box/Folder: 1 : 19

Leary, William (Bill) 1969-1979

Box/Folder: 1 : 20, Box/Folder: 2 : 1-2

Morgan, S. W., 1937-1940

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Mulroney, J. D., 1970

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Neumann, Gerhard, 1971, 1983

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Pan American Airways, 1937-1950

Box/Folder: 2 : 6

United States Armed Forces, 1937, 1942

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

United States Embassy, Chungking and Hankow, 1938-1939

 

Writings, 1965 1972, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Consists of histories of the CNAC. Arranged chronologically by date of publication.
Box/Folder: 2 : 8

CNAC Chronology, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 2 : 9

History of the CNAC, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Operating History of the CNAC, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 2 : 11

Wings for an Embattled China, Chapter 6, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Handwritten chapter drafts, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 13

Deposition, John Costello v. Pan American World Airways, 1965.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the 1949 evacuations of refugees
Box/Folder: 2 : 14

Wings over Asia; A brief history of CNAC, by CNAC Foundation, 1972.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy
 

China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC) Files, 1930-1947.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, contracts and reports describing CNAC operations. Arranged by document type. Additional information on the company may be found in the Correspondence and Writings series.
Box/Folder: 2 : 15

Brochures, circa 1930

 

Contracts

Box/Folder: 2 : 16

Ministry of Communications and Directorate of Posts, National Government, Republic of China, 1930

Box/Folder: 2 : 17

Pan American Airways, circa 1933

Box/Folder: 2 : 18

National Government, Republic of China, 1933

Box/Folder: 2 : 19

National Government, Republic of China, American Armed Forces, 1947

Box/Folder: 2 : 20

Report on air freight service to China, 1941

 

Photographs, 1935-1949, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Photographic prints of Bond, his family, homes, travels, and CNAC operations. Photographs identify CNAC planes, airports, routes, and events. Arranged by subject.
Box/Folder: 3 : 1

W. L. Bond and Kitsi Bond, undated, 1938, 1945

Box/Folder: 3 : 2

Groups with W. L. and Kitsi Bond, undated, 1938, 1942

 

Homes

Box/Folder: 3 : 3

Shanghai apartment, 2030 Joffre, 1935

Box/Folder: 3 : 4

Shanghai house, 279 Route Charles Culty, 1937.

Scope and Content Note

Includes baby Langhorne
Box/Folder: 3 : 5

Repulse Bay cottage, Hong Kong, 1938

 

Travel

Box/Folder: 3 : 6

Chinese scenes, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Unidentified
Box/Folder: 3 : 7

Photographic post cards, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 8

Calcutta, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 9

Japan, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 10

Nanking, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 11

Shanghai, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 12

Houkow flood, 1931

Box/Folder: 3 : 13

Great Wall of China trip from Peking, 1935

Box/Folder: 3 : 14

Chungking, 1936

Box/Folder: 3 : 15

Hangchow Bore, undated, 1936

Box/Folder: 3 : 16-17

Yangtze River trip, 1936

Box/Folder: 3 : 18

En Route to Hong Kong, Repulse Bay Hotel, 1940

 

CNAC

Box/Folder: 3 : 19

Airplanes, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Includes CNAC staff and a Sikorsky helicopter
Box/Folder: 3 : 20

Airports: Lunghwa, Shanghai, and Kai Tak, Hong Kong, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 21

Staff, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 22

New office, Peking, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 23

War scenes, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 24

Airplanes, street scenes, and damage photographed by Captain Higgins, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Printed 35mm film proofs
Box/Folder: 3 : 25

Airplane piloted by Captain H. L. Woods shot down by Japanese, 1938

Box/Folder: 3 : 26

First survey flight over the "Hump" from Linking, China to Dinjin, India, 1941

Box/Folder: 3 : 27

Twentieth anniversary staff photo, 1949

 

Printed Materials, 1935-1998, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings and published materials. Arranged chronologically.
Box/Folder: 4 : 1

General brochures and pamphlets, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Curtiss-Wright Corporation brochure featuring CNAC, undated.

Scope and Content Note

In Chinese
Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Pan American Airways Flying Clipper Ships map, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

A Pictorial Map of Peiping, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 5-9

Clippings, 1935-1953, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 10

Peking Utility Book, Peking International Women's Club, 1934-1935

Box/Folder: 4 : 11

Handbook of the American University Club, Shanghai, 1935

Box/Folder: 4 : 12

Who's Who in China, 5th edition, The China Weekly Review, 1936

Box/Folder: 4 : 13

War Messages and Other Selections, Madame Chiang Kai-shek, 1938.

Scope and Content Note

Inscribed by author
Box/Folder: 4 : 14

"Inside Story of a Japanese Peace Overture to China during the Second World War," Chin-chao Liang, published in Cheung Chi Journal, 1974.

Scope and Content Note

Typescript
Box/Folder: 4 : 15

Clipper newsletter, Pan Am Historical Foundation 1997-1998