William Brewster (Bruce) Nickerson Papers

1942–1966. 1 Box. Letters, photographs, articles in remembrance of William B. Nickerson

Donors: Sage Chase, 2009; E. Carleton Nickerson; Bob Benjamin, 2011.

William Brewster (Bruce) Nickerson

Letters: William B. Nickerson to Sage Dunlap Chase April 5, 1965, April 17, 1966 – 6 pages, hand script (Xerox).

Postcards (2): sent from Nick Nickerson to fellow naval pilot, Bob Benjamin January 16, 1966 Tonkin Gulf, April 1, 1966 San Francisco, CA.

Photographs

  1. Summer, 1963 working at Episcopal Church Camp at Canaan, CT.
  2. Portrait 1963 / 1964.
  3. 1964 Dartmouth College Graduation photograph.
  4. 1965 Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida.
  5. 1965 Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida.
  6. Photograph: December 27, 1965 South Orleans, day Bruce left for Vietnam.
  7. Photograph: March 1966, Hong Kong after 50 combat flight missions over Southeast Asia.
  8. Lt. William B. Nickerson in Flight Suit, Vietnam, 1966.

Documents

  1. 1964 Dartmouth College Green Book.
  2. Nickerson Family Application to Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1987.

Articles

  1. Obituary: William Brewster Nickerson. Cape Codder, April 28, 1966.
  2. Pocumtuck, 1960, 50th Reunion Dartmouth College. Article by Sage Dunlap Chase.
  3. Nickerson Family Association Annual Newsletter, 2007. William B. Nickerson-a Fallen Cousin Page 32-35.
  4. Clippings from Dartmouth College Alumna (8 items).