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Bond, James

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Sykes, Jr., 1980 August 25

 Series — Box: 5, Tape: 235-236
Accession: 1970-370
Scope and Content:

Interviewer: Dorothy Tremaine in Wilmington, Delaware

Sykes recounts his childhood daily routine at Henry Clay, his education, caddying at Du Pont Country Club, and chores. He also describes the house in detail, church services, typical dress, and entertainment and pastimes.

Dates: 1980 August 25

Arthur Sykes, Jr., 1984 March 8

 Series — Box: 5, Tape: 237
Accession: 1970-370
Scope and Content:

Interviewer: James Bond in Wilmington, Delaware

Sykes recounts his working career at DuPont, including explosions. He also describes his childhood along the Brandywine, including swimming in the creek, golfing, going to the movies, daily chores, shopping, He reminisces about the Prohibition period as well as members of the du Pont family.

Dates: 1984 March 8

Arthur Sykes, Jr., 1984 March 21

 Series — Box: 5, Tape: 238
Accession: 1970-370
Scope and Content:

Interviewer: James Bond in Wilmington, Delaware

Sykes describes in detail playing marbles with his father. He talks about the various rules and kinds of marbles.

Dates: 1984 March 21

Carl Wise, 1984 February 27

 Series — Box: 6, Tape: 275
Accession: 1970-370
Scope and Content:

Interviewer: James Bond

Wise describes his childhood growing up in Wilmington, including working for the DuPont box factory during his summers, delivering newspapers and milk, his education at Wilmington High School, and various customs and pastimes. He also briefly describes some highlights of his working career.

Dates: 1984 February 27