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Located at :

The Clark Family Health Science Library

Ascension Mercy Hospital

500 S. Oakwood Rd.

Oshkosh, WI 54904

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Don't see what you're looking for? 

Only a small portion of the Archives has been digitized so far.  As research 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.

Newspaper Archive

What you'll find here ...


Ascension Wisconsin 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 Guide, 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 

Need Assistance? We are happy to help! Please contact Your Librarian :

Michele Matucheski, MLIS, AHIP
Medical Librarian - Ascension Wisconsin
Phone  (920) 223-0340

Available Monday - Friday