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Library Archives - Legacy Affinity: Home

This Libguide helps to preserve the historical and cultural record of Affinity Health System, which became part of Ministry Health Care in 2012, part of Ascension Health Care in 2013.

Library Archives

MMC Library Archives

Located at :

The Clark Family Health Science LIbrary

Ascension Mercy Hospital

500 S. Oakwood Rd.

Oshkosh, WI 54904

Don't see what you're looking for?

Don't see what you're looking for? 

Only a small portion of the Archives has been digitized so far.  As reserch questions arise, we take the opportunity to digitize more of the collections.  Ask us!

BOTH the physical collections for the Mercy and St Elizabeth Hospital Archives reside at Ascension Mercy Hospital (formerly Mercy Medical Center) in Oshkosh, WI.  To see the collections, please make an appointment with the LIbrarian.


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What you'll find here ...

Mother Streitel  St Mary's Hospital Oshkosh 1894  Dr Oviatt

Affinity Library Services maintains archives and corporate cultural histories of

  • St. Elizabeth Hospital (Appleton, WI)
  • Mercy Medical Center (Oshkosh, WI - aka Ascension Mercy Hospital as of 2017)
  • Mercy School of Nursing (Oshkosh, WI)

On this LibGuide, you will find :

  • Images from the Hallmarks of Mercy
  • Building Chronologies
  • Brief Histories of the Hospitals
  • Finding Aids for what has been organized and described so far.

In the Archives, you'll find :

  • Newspaper clippings
  • Photographs
  • Scrapbooks
  • Newsletters
  • Historical books on nursing & medicine
  • Nursing uniforms, lamps, pins
  • Articles by Affinity Authors 

Subject Guide

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Michele Matucheski
Ascension Wisconsin Library Services
Ascension Ministry Health Care / Affinity
Office at Health Science Library -
Ascension Mercy Hospital (formerly Mercy Medical Center)
500 S. Oakwood Rd.
Oshkosh WI 54901

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