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Richard Bond, Dean of the College records

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Collection Scope and Content

The Dean of the College, Richard Bond records are made up of Alphabetically arranged subject files dating from 1940 to 1980, bulk 1960-1980. Files include correspondence, memoranda, reports, and meeting minutes.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dean Richard Bond, 1917-2012, was a native of Portland, Maine. He was appointed Director of Admissions and Professor of English Literature at Westbrook College in 1953. In 1956 he became Acting Dean of the College and in 1957 Dean of the College. Aside from his work in the Westbrook College administration Dean Bond was an accomplished writer and poet.