Catalog of Art and Artifacts

The Catalog of Art and Artifacts is an online collection of Massachusetts General Hospital's portraits, instruments, medical equipment, photographs and other related artifacts and memorabilia.

Massachusetts General Hospital Catalog of Art and Artifacts

The hospital's collections, which include portraits, instruments, medical equipment, photographs, artifacts and memorabilia, are being inventoried. New inventories will be listed in the searchable database as they are completed.

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Contact the Mass General Archives and Special Collections Office

Massachusetts General Hospital's collecting activities are currently focused on documentation and items related to the hospital's history and its staff. For questions about donations to the Archives and Special Collections or to receive more information about viewing options or other related questions, please email

Images of and from the collection are available for a fee through the Archives and Special Collections. Please email for further information about permissions, costs and usage.

The hospital's archives collections are available to qualified researchers by appointment. Contact the archives by email or phone at 617-726-3180. Hours are limited, and calls will be returned as soon as possible.