Guide to the W. B. Nickerson Photo Company

Collection Title: W. B. Nickerson Photo Company
Dates: 1940-1979
Identification: 75/55/3
Creator: W. B. Nickerson Photo Company
Extent: 5 Boxes
Language of Materials: English
Abstract: Photographs of Northwestern University related events and individuals made by Evanston's W. B. Nickerson Photo Company are arranged in five boxes. The photographs consist largely of black and white negatives along with a small number of color slides.  The dates of these materials range from the 1940s to the 1970s.
Acquisition Information: The University Archives acquired the Nickerson Co. photographs from Hope Nickerson Maxon on September 16, 1986 (Accession #86-287).
Processing Information: Processed by Timothy J. Waltz; October 1, 1990.
Conditions Governing Access: None.
Repository: Northwestern University Archives
Deering Library, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston, IL, 60208-2300
URL: http://www.library.northwestern.edu/archives
Email: archives@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-3354

Scope and Content

Photographs of Northwestern University related events and individuals made by Evanston's W. B. Nickerson Photo Company are arranged in five boxes. The photographs consist largely of black and white negatives along with a small number of color slides.  The dates of these materials range from the 1940s to the 1970s. Most of the negatives are strips containing two to five one inch by one and a half inch images, but some negatives are of two inch by three inch or three inch by five inch formats.

The collection is divided into two sections. One section contains negatives of faculty, staff and students arranged alphabetically in folders by subject's surname. Photographs of activities, events, and places are arranged alphabetically by subject heading.

Arrangement of Materials

Negatives of faculty, staff and students arranged alphabetically in folders by subject's surname. Photographs of activities, events, and places are arranged alphabetically by subject heading.

Subjects

Corporate Name

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--History

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Photographs

Subjects

College students--Illinois--Evanston--Photographs


Container List / Contents

  • Faculty, Staff and Students
    • Adelman, IrmaBox 1, Folder 1
    • Allvine, FredBox 1, Folder 2
    • Armstrong, RobertBox 1, Folder 3
    • Baker, J. StannardBox 1, Folder 4
    • Baldwin, BenBox 1, Folder 5
    • Bender, MyronBox 1, Folder 6
    • Bergen, EdgarBox 1, Folder 7
    • Berger, GeneBox 1, Folder 8
    • Bohannon, Paul J.Box 1, Folder 9
    • Boley, Bruno A.Box 1, Folder 10
    • Borsdwell, Frederick G.Box 1, Folder 11
    • Bradford, William C.Box 1, Folder 12
    • Burgquist, SydneyBox 1, Folder 13
    • Burnham, JackBox 1, Folder 14
    • Cassell, FrankBox 1, Folder 15
    • Chandler, B. J.Box 1, Folder 16
    • Chapman, JohnBox 1, Folder 17
    • Cohen, GeorgeBox 1, Folder 18
    • Cohen, JeromeBox 1, Folder 19
    • Colwell, JohnBox 1, Folder 20
    • Conoway, TomBox 1, Folder 21
    • Criste, RitaBox 1, Folder 22
    • Dallos, Peter J.Box 1, Folder 23
    • DeFord, DonaldBox 1, Folder 24
    • Douglas, WallaceBox 1, Folder 25
    • Eisner, RobertBox 1, Folder 26
    • Ellis, Jack C.Box 1, Folder 27
    • Ellman, RichardBox 1, Folder 28
    • Enright, RichardBox 1, Folder 29
    • Evyotar, AzriezBox 1, Folder 30
    • George, CatherineBox 1, Folder 31
    • Gesteland, RobertBox 1, Folder 32
    • Gotaas, Harold B.Box 1, Folder 33
    • Guetzkow, HaroldBox 1, Folder 34
    • Harman, ArrahamBox 1, Folder 35
    • Heinz, JohnBox 1, Folder 36
    • Herrman, EdwardBox 1, Folder 37
    • Hinz, RolandBox 1, Folder 38
    • Howard, BionBox 1, Folder 39
    • Howerton, GeorgeBox 1, Folder 40
    • Hsu, Francis L. K.Box 1, Folder 41
    • Huebner, H.Box 1, Folder 42
    • Ihlanfeldt, WilliamBox 1, Folder 43
    • Jacobs, JohnBox 1, Folder 44
    • Jennings, Robert B.Box 1, Folder 45
    • Kerner, OttoBox 1, Folder 46
    • King, Robert C.Box 1, Folder 47
    • Kotler, PhillipBox 1, Folder 48
    • Lasch, ChristopherBox 1, Folder 49
    • Lerner, EugeneBox 1, Folder 50
    • McBurney, James H.Box 1, Folder 51
    • McGrady, Harold J.Box 1, Folder 52
    • McLeod, James C.Box 1, Folder 53
    • Miller, FrankBox 1, Folder 54
    • Miller, FredBox 1, Folder 55
    • Miller, J. RoscoeBox 1, Folder 56
    • Mitchell, LeeBox 1, Folder 57
    • Moss, Arthur B.Box 1, Folder 58
    • Murphy, Gordon J.Box 1, Folder 59
    • Nobles, LawrenceBox 1, Folder 60
    • Patterson, Dr. P.Box 1, Folder 61
    • Paukert, KarelBox 1, Folder 62
    • Petrie, Hugh, G.Box 1, Folder 63
    • Pines, HermanBox 1, Folder 64
    • Plonus, Martin A.Box 1, Folder 65
    • Porter, TrudyBox 1, Folder 66
    • Pappaport, AlfredBox 1, Folder 67
    • Reilley, C. WilliamBox 1, Folder 68
    • Sawyer, JackBox 1, Folder 69
    • Scoss, LawrenceBox 1, Folder 70
    • Shriver, DurwardBox 1, Folder 71
    • Smith, Lacey B.Box 1, Folder 72
    • Smoker, PaulBox 1, Folder 73
    • Spector, NormanBox 1, Folder 74
    • Stiles, LindleyBox 1, Folder 75
    • Thaviu, SamuelBox 2, Folder 1
    • Thrash, PatriciaBox 2, Folder 2
    • Trost, JudyBox 2, Folder 3
    • Tuite, MatthewBox 2, Folder 4
    • VanMeter, JohnBox 2, Folder 5
    • Veatch, HenryBox 2, Folder 6
    • VerSteeg, ClarenceBox 2, Folder 7
    • Vivas, EliseoBox 2, Folder 8
    • Warren, PhillipBox 2, Folder 9
    • Weber, SewardBox 2, Folder 10
    • Weerthan, JuliaBox 2, Folder 11
    • Weiss, RolandBox 2, Folder 12
    • Whittner, TimothyBox 2, Folder 13
    • Wilkes, IvorBox 2, Folder 14
    • Young, MarkBox 2, Folder 15
    • Zaltman, GeraldBox 2, Folder 16
  • Subject Files
    • Africa HouseBox 2, Folder 17
    • Alumni Association: Alumni AwardsBox 2, Folder 18
    • Alumni Association: BreakfastsBox 2, Folder 19
    • Alumni Association: Committee MeetingsBox 2, Folder 20
    • Alumni Association: DinnersBox 2, Folder 21
    • Alumni Association: Founder's DayBox 2, Folder 22
    • Alumni Association: FundraisingBox 2, Folder 23
    • Alumni Association: Half Century Club DinnersBox 2, Folder 24
    • Alumni Association: HomecomingBox 2, Folder 25
    • Alumni Association: John Evans Club, "Streetcar Named No Hire"Box 2, Folder 26
    • Alumni Association: LuncheonsBox 2, Folder 27
    • Alumni Association: New OfficersBox 2, Folder 28
    • Alumni Association: Regents MeetingsBox 2, Folder 29
    • Associate AlumnaeBox 2, Folder 30
    • Award RecipientsBox 2, Folder 31
    • BasketballBox 2, Folder 32
    • Benjamin GalleriesBox 2, Folder 33
    • Blomquist Recreation Center: DedicationBox 2, Folder 34
    • Board of TrusteesBox 2, Folder 35
    • Bobb HallBox 2, Folder 36
    • Business, School ofBox 2, Folder 37
    • CASW MeetingBox 2, Folder 38
    • Chandler's Inc.: Northwestern Ring and BrocheBox 2, Folder 39
    • Check PresentationsBox 2, Folder 40
    • CheerleadersBox 3, Folder 1
    • Children's Memorial HospitalBox 3, Folder 2
    • Coed - Twentieth Member of Family at NorthwesternBox 3, Folder 3
    • College of Arts and Sciences: Anthropology DepartmentBox 3, Folder 4
    • College of Arts and Sciences: English DepartmentBox 3, Folder 5
    • College of Arts and Sciences: Russian DepartmentBox 3, Folder 6
    • CommencementBox 3, Folder 7
    • Communicative DisordersBox 3, Folder 8
    • Conference: Middle EastBox 3, Folder 9
    • Rebecca crown Center: Dedication and ReceptionBox 3, Folder 10
    • Deering LibraryBox 3, Folder 11
    • Deering MeadowBox 3, Folder 12
    • Dolphin ShowBox 3, Folder 13
    • Dyche StadiumBox 3, Folder 14
    • Education, School ofBox 3, Folder 15
    • Evanston Campus: Beach ScenesBox 3, Folder 16
    • Evanston Campus: BuildingsBox 3, Folder 17
    • Evanston Symphony OrchestraBox 3, Folder 18
    • FootballBox 3, Folder 19
    • Fourth of July FestivalBox 3, Folder 20
    • Fraternity PinsBox 3, Folder 21
    • General Electric College BowlBox 3, Folder 22
    • Geo BallBox 3, Folder 23
    • Goldwater RallyBox 3, Folder 24
    • HomecomingBox 3, Folder 25
    • Ice RinkBox 3, Folder 26
    • International Educational Development ProgramBox 4, Folder 1
    • Intermural SportsBox 4, Folder 2
    • Journalism, Medill School of: GeneralBox 4, Folder 3
    • Journalism, Medill School of: National Broadcasting SeminarBox 4, Folder 4
    • Journalism, Medill School of: Newspaper JudgingBox 4, Folder 5
    • Kendall CollegeBox 4, Folder 6
    • Kresge Centennial HallBox 4, Folder 7
    • Lakefill: DedicationBox 4, Folder 8
    • Land Vacation HearingBox 4, Folder 9
    • Latham HouseBox 4, Folder 10
    • Leland DinnerBox 4, Folder 11
    • Leverone Hall: Plaque DedicationBox 4, Folder 12
    • Leverone Portrait PresentationBox 4, Folder 13
    • Lindheimer CenterBox 4, Folder 14
    • Lunt HallBox 4, Folder 15
    • Management, Institute forBox 4, Folder 16
    • Alice Millar ChapelBox 4, Folder 17
    • Music, School of: GeneralBox 4, Folder 18
    • Music, School of: Choral GroupsBox 4, Folder 19
    • Music, School of: ConcertsBox 4, Folder 20
    • Music, School of: NU ChoirBox 4, Folder 21
    • Music, School of: OperaBox 4, Folder 22
    • Music, School of: Percussion EnsembleBox 4, Folder 23
    • Music, School of: SeminarsBox 4, Folder 24
    • Music, School of: String QuartetBox 4, Folder 25
    • Music, School of: Sudler AwardsBox 4, Folder 26
    • National High School InstituteBox 4, Folder 27
    • Norris CenterBox 4, Folder 28
    • Northwestern University ApartmentsBox 4, Folder 29
    • Northwestern University DamesBox 4, Folder 30
    • ObservatoryBox 4, Folder 31
    • Parkes HallBox 4, Folder 32
    • Research MaterialBox 4, Folder 33
    • Reviewing StandBox 4, Folder 34
    • Scholarship WinnersBox 4, Folder 35
    • Seminar: Conant-ChandlerBox 4, Folder 36
    • Settlement HouseBox 5, Folder 1
    • Shakespeare GardenBox 5, Folder 2
    • Simulation ArchivesBox 5, Folder 3
    • Skokie Junior High SchoolBox 5, Folder 4
    • Speech, School of: ClassesBox 5, Folder 5
    • Speech, School of: Interpretation DepartmentBox 5, Folder 6
    • Speech, School of: Speech ClinicBox 5, Folder 7
    • Standard Rate and Data Service BuildingBox 5, Folder 8
    • StudentsBox 5, Folder 9
    • Summer FestivalBox 5, Folder 10
    • Symposium: "Student Power"Box 5, Folder 11
    • Symposium: "Violence"Box 5, Folder 12
    • Technological Institute: GeneralBox 5, Folder 13
    • Technological Institute: Chemical EngineeringBox 5, Folder 14
    • Technological Institute: Computer RoomBox 5, Folder 15
    • Technological Institute: DedicationBox 5, Folder 16
    • Technological Institute: Electrical EngineeringBox 5, Folder 17
    • Technological Institute: Fire, 1941Box 5, Folder 18
    • Technological Institute: Freshmen ProjectsBox 5, Folder 19
    • Technological Institute: Material Sciences DepartmentBox 5, Folder 20
    • Technological Institute: Nuclear EngineeringBox 5, Folder 21
    • Technological Institute: Physics SymposiumBox 5, Folder 22
    • Technological Institute: Pollution Teach OutBox 5, Folder 23
    • Technological Institute: SeminarsBox 5, Folder 24
    • Tech PublicationsBox 5, Folder 25
    • TennisBox 5, Folder 26
    • Traffic InstituteBox 5, Folder 27
    • UN SchoolBox 5, Folder 28
    • University CircleBox 5, Folder 29
    • University ClubBox 5, Folder 30
    • University GuildBox 5, Folder 31
    • University Theater: GeneralBox 5, Folder 32
    • University Theater: "The Adding Machine"Box 5, Folder 33
    • University Theater: "The Lark"Box 5, Folder 34
    • University Theater: "The Sea Gull"Box 5, Folder 35
    • Vogelback Computing CenterBox 5, Folder 36
    • Weibolt HallBox 5, Folder 37
    • Wildcat ClubBox 5, Folder 38
    • Women's Library Club of GlencoeBox 5, Folder 39
    • Women's Athletic AssociationBox 5, Folder 40
    • Women's Day at NUBox 5, Folder 41
  • Slides
    • HomecomingBox 5, Folder 42
    • HomecomingBox 5, Folder 43