Influenza Hospital

The Archives was established in 1974 to collect and preserve for research purposes the historically important documents of Hamilton Health Sciences and the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Historically important materials include the documents of incorporation, agreements, bylaws, policies, minutes of major committees, reports, publications and correspondence, personal papers of faculty, research and hospital staff, reminiscences, photographs, yearbooks and audio visual materials.

For a complete listing of the schools, institutes, departments, and adminstrators for which there are records, please click on "Collections" at the top of this screen. The holdings are listed under FHS, HHS and Individual Collections.


of Hamilton Health Sciences & Faculty of Health Sciences


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McMaster University
Historical Collections Area


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