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Collection Number: 03775

Collection Title: Richmond Pugh Bond Papers, 1940; 1943-1945; 1949.

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the World Wide Web. See the section for more information.


This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 3.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 750 items)
Abstract Richmond Pugh Bond (1899-1979) was a professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The collection is chiefly photocopies of 17th-century and 18th-century British newspapers, journals, and other printed materials used by Bond in his research on American and British printing history. Also included are papers relating to Bond's service as a United States Naval Reserve aviation officer on active duty with the Pacific Fleet during World War II, including military papers and personal correspondence; and materials used by Bond as he prepared his book, Queen Anne's American Kings (1952), about Mohawk Indians in London.
Creator Bond, Richmond Pugh, 1899-1979
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Richmond Pugh Bond Papers, #3775, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Richmond Pugh Bond, Kenan Professor of English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, May 1966.
Additions received from Richmond Pugh Bond, 1973-1974; and transferred from the Rare Book Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, November 1982.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Richmond Pugh Bond (1899-1979) was a Kenan professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Bond joined the faculty in 1929, specializing in English literature, especially British newspapers and periodicals to 1800.

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The collection is chiefly photocopies of 17th- and 18th-century British newspapers, journals, and other printed materials used by Richmond Pugh Bond in his research on American and British printing history. Also included are papers relating to Bond's service as a United States Naval Reserve aviation officer on active duty with the Pacific Fleet during World War II, including military papers and personal correspondence; and materials used by Bond as he prepared his book, Queen Anne's American Kings (1952), about Mohawk Indians in London.

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Contents list

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 1. Personal and Professional Papers, 1940-1949 and undated.

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 2. Queen Anne's American Kings Material, 1938-1951 and undated.

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Arrangement: alphabetical by title.

Folder 15-16

Folder 15

Folder 16

Baldwin's London Journal: Or, British Weekly Chronicle, 1762 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 15-16

Folder 17

Balm of Gilead, 1714 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 17

Folder 18

Blacklist, 1703-1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 18

Folder 19

Britain's Genius: Or, the Weekly Correspondent #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 19

Folder 20

British Apollo: Or, Curious Amusements, 1710-1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 20

Folder 21

British Journal, 1725-1726 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 21

Folder 22

Champion: Or, British Mercury, 1740 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 22

Folder 23

Characters of Several Ingenious Designing Gentlemen #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 23

Folder 24

City Mercury, 1675 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 24

Folder 24b

Comical Observer, 1704 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 24b

Folder 25

Cry from the Wilderness, 1712 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 25

Folder 26

Daily Courant, 1702-1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 26

Folder 27

Dank's Newsletter, London, 1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 27

Folder 28

Dutch Prophet: Or, the Devil of a Conjurer, 1700 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 28

Folder 29

Englishman, 1714 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 29

Folder 30

Epitome of the Weekly News, 1682 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 30

Folder 31

Evening Post, 1713 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 31

Folder 32

Examiner, 1710-1713 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 32

Folder 33

Female Tatler, 1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 33

Folder 34

Flying Post: Or, the Post Master, 1712 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 34

Folder 35

Free Thinker, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 35

Folder 36

Free Thinker (II), 1718 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 36

Folder 37

Free Thinker Extraordinary, 1718-1719 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 37

Folder 38

Gazette a-la-mode: Or, Tom Brown's Ghost, 1709 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 38

Folder 39

General Postscript, 1709 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 39

Folder 40

General Remark on Trade, 1707 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 40

Folder 41

Grouler: Or, Diogenes Robb'd of his Tub, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 41

Folder 42

Grumbler, 1715 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 42

Folder 43

Humours of a Coffee House, 1707 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 43

Folder 44

Hip Doctor, 1731 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 44

Folder 45

Inquisitor, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 45

Folder 46

Inquisitor (II), 1724 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 46

Folder 47

Kentish Post: Or, the Canterbury Newsletter, 1730 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 47

Folder 48

London Gazette, 1709-1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 48

Folder 50

London Spy and Read's Weekly Journal, 1761 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 50

Folder 51

Medly: Or, Daily Tattler, 1715 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 51

Folder 52

Mercurius, 1648-1660 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 52

Folder 53

Mercurius Bifrons #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 53

Folder 54

Mercurius Infernus: Or, News from the Other World, 1680 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 54

Folder 55

Miscellany, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 55

Folder 56

Moderator, 1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 56

Folder 57

Monitor, 1714 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 57

Folder 58

Monthly Chronicle, 1728 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 58

Folder 59

Monthly Intelligencer, 1660 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 59

Folder 60

Monthly Weather Paper, 1710-1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 60

Folder 61

Muscovite, 1714 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 61

Folder 62

National Journal: Or, the Country Gazette, 1746 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 62

Folder 63

New Post Man: An Historical Account, etc., 1702 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 63

Folder 64

Observator, 1703 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 64

Folder 65

Parrot, 1728 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 65

Folder 66

Pilgrim, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 66

Folder 67

Plain Dealer, 1717 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 67

Folder 68

Post Boy, 1709-1712 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 68

Folder 69

Post Man, 1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 69

Folder 70

Rambler, 1712 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 70

Folder 71

Reader, 1714 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 71

Folder 72

Restorer, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 72

Folder 73

Rhapsodist, 1757 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 73

Folder 74-75

Folder 74

Folder 75

Saint James Chronicle: Or, the British Evening Post, 1763-1792 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 74-75

Folder 76

Serious Thought: Or, a Golden Chain of Contemplations, 1710 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 76

Folder 77

Silent Monitor, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 77

Folder 78

Spectator, 1715 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 78

Folder 79

Spring Garden Journal, 1752 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 79

Folder 80

Supplement, 1709 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 80

Folder 81

Surrize, 1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 81

Folder 82

Tatler, 1710-1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 82

Folder 83

Tatler (II), 1753 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 83

Folder 84

Tatling Harlot: Or, a Dialogue Between Bess O' Bedlam, 1709 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 84

Folder 85

Titt for Tatt, 1709 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 85

Folder 86

Tory Tatler, 1710-1711 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 86

Folder 87

Universal Spectator and Weekly Journal, 1728-1742 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 87

Folder 88

Useful Intelligencer, 1711-1712 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 88

Folder 89

Weekly Advertisements of Things Lost and Stolen, 1669 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 89

Folder 90

Weekly Journal: Or, British Gazetteer, 1715 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 90

Weekly Journal with Fresh Advices Foreign and Domestick, 1715 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 90

Weekly Journal: Or, Saturday's Post, 1716-1721 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 90

Folder 91

Weekly Medley: Or, the Gentleman's Recreation, 1718 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 91

Folder 92

Weekly Memorials: Or, an Account of Books Lately set, 1688 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 92

Folder 93

Weekly Packet, 1714 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 93

Folder 94

Weekly Remembrance, 1702 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 94

Folder 95

Weekly visions of the Late Popish Plot, 1681 #03775, Series: "3. 17th- and 18th-Century Newspapers" Folder 95

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Arrangement: alphabetical by title.

Folder 96

Age of Wonders: Or, a Further and Particular, 1710 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 96

Folder 97

Aminadab: Or, the Quaker's Vision, 1710 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 97

Folder 98

Broadsides, 1674-1711 and undated #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 98

Folder 99

Catalogue of the Valuable Library of the Late Celebrated Right Hon. Joseph Addison #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 99

Folder 100

Character of the Diurnal-maker, 1654 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 100

Folder 101

Character of the Coffee House, with the symptoms, 1673 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 101

Folder 102

Character of the Tattler #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 102

Folder 103

Characters of Gentlemen #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 103

Folder 104

Continuation of a Catalogue of Ladies to be fet up by #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 104

Folder 105

Dialogue Between Hodge and Hericlitus #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 105

Folder 106

Explanation of the Design of the Oxford Almanack, 1711 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 106

Folder 107

Female Spectator, 1744 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 107

Folder 108

Full and True Account of the Examination, 1706 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 108

Folder 109

General Account of the Proceedings in Parliament, 1645 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 109

Folder 110

High Church Lovers: Or, a General Resolution, 1710 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 110

Folder 111

Lady's Vidication, 1703 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 111

Folder 112

Letters and Poems on Several Subjects, 1726 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 112

Folder 113

Mars, Script of his Armour, 1709 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 113

Folder 114

Monthly Account of February, 1644 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 114

Folder 115

News from the Coffee-House, 1667 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 115

Folder 116

Norfolk Congress, 1728 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 116

Folder 117

Observator #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 117

Folder 118

Oxford Almanack, 1711 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 118

Folder 119

Parliament of Maides, 1647 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 119

Folder 120

Pasquin to the Queen's Statue, 1714 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 120

Folder 121

Predictions for the Year 1708 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 121

Folder 122

Proposal of William Laycock, of the Inner Temple #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 122

Folder 123

Proposals for Erecting Libraries in Wales, 1708 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 123

Folder 124

Tatler's Character of Sculapico, 1709 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 124

Folder 125

Town Eclogue: Or, a Poetical Contest #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 125

Folder 126

Way of Trying Prophets, 1707 #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 126

Folder 127

Miscellanous printed items #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 127

Folder 128

Fragments #03775, Series: "4. 17th- and 18th-Century Printed Materials" Folder 128

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, July 2009

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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