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Franklin (Nick) Nickerson Collection (2190) Finding Aid

Item Number: 21900000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately half a linear foot of slides, negatives, and photographs primarily taken by Franklin (Nick) Nickerson in Korea, Vietnam, and Thailand while he service with the Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO).

Dates

  • 03 November 2009

Biographical / Historical

Franklin 'Nick' Nickerson was born on June 28, 1945 in Morgantown, WV. He volunteered to serve with the US Army in 1966. Of his three years of service, two were spent in Southeast Asia after completion of Basic Training and Photo Training. Nickerson served with with the Department of the Army Special Photographic Office, and was stationed at Ft. Shaftner, Hawaii; Saigon, Vietnam; Seoul, South Korea; and Bangkok, Thailand. While in Southeast Asia, he worked as a Documentary/Combat Photographer and as a Film Soundman. Nickerson held the rank of PFC-E5 during his service overseas.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.5
Pages
1
Location(s)
Slide Collection, Negative Collection, Photograph Collection
7
Photographs

459 photos, 387 of those are negatives:
VA056422-VA056445: Photographs taken by Franklin Nickerson in Vietnam and Korea
VA056446-VA056458: Photographs taken by Franklin Nickerson at a Thai Ammunition Factory
VA056459-VA056473:Photographs taken by Franklin Nickerson at a Thai Army Award Ceremony
VA056474-VA056490: Photographs taken by various DASPO photographers
3 Contact Sheets
VAN017120-VAN017505

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1
Slides

7 slides taken by Franklin Nickerson in Vietnam

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7
Photographs

459 photos, 387 of those are negatives:
VA056422-VA056445: Photographs taken by Franklin Nickerson in Vietnam and Korea
VA056446-VA056458: Photographs taken by Franklin Nickerson at a Thai Ammunition Factory
VA056459-VA056473:Photographs taken by Franklin Nickerson at a Thai Army Award Ceremony
VA056474-VA056490: Photographs taken by various DASPO photographers
3 Contact Sheets
VAN017120-VAN017505

Click here to view all Photographs
1
Slides

7 slides taken by Franklin Nickerson in Vietnam

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Pub Credit Line
21900000000, Franklin (Nick) Nickerson Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 03 Nov 2009 [Updated: 19 Jun 2012]