Bond in his first term as Governor of Missouri from 1973-1977. His second term was 1981-1984. (Missouri State Archives).
Governor Kit Bond and his wife, Carolyn, in January 1981, dressed for the Grand March and Inaugural Ball at the Missouri Capitol. (Missouri State Archives).
Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond addresses the 131st National Guard Association of the United States General Conference in Nashville, Tenn., on Sept. 13, 2009. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jim Greenhill, Flickr Creative Commons User The National Guard)
Bond accepts a gift from machinists that work on the F-15 Silent Eagle jet fighter during a “70 Years of Excellence” Celebration at the Boeing in St. Louis on Aug. 27, 2009. Bond helped keep the F-15 line open. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)