The Nickerson Newspaper collection, from James A. Nickerson (1927-88), newscaster for WLBC radio and television and radio-television coordinator for Ball State University Public Information Services, consists of scattered issues of British and American newspapers from the 1670s through the 19th century. Includes approximately 40 issues. Finding aid available in Archives and Special Collections. The collection has been microfilmed, and is available in Microforms at Bracken Library; titles are availableĀ in University Libraries' CardCat.