St. Michael’s Hospital Archives

Type: Archives

This institution is the repository for the corporate history of St. Michael’s Hospital and related institutions, such as the St. Michael’s Hospital School of Nursing. In addition, it houses records that document the social / cultural aspects of the hospital.


Conservation / Preservation:


Archival collection contains selected administrative papers of St. Michael’s which date from its founding in 1892 to the present, including,

  • architectural records, legal documents, financial documents, news clippings, maps, meeting minutes and agendas
  • case files, personnel and subject files, research files, patient registers, personal and business correspondence
  • scrapbooks, news clippings, sketches (drawings, etchings, cartoons, diagrams), class notes, diaries, journals, notebooks, photographs

Public Programming:


Seven permanent display cases were held in┬áBond Street Lobby documenting the milestones and medical achievements of St. Michael’s Hospital. However, these displays have been taken down and are being re-located.

Volunteer/Internship/Placement Opportunities:

The Archives works with volunteers and interns to process donations and help with exhibits.

Address & Contact Information:

Phone: 416-864-6060 x77542

Hours of Operation:

By appointment.

Key Words: health, hospital