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MGH History


Bulfinch portico and pediment. Source

Finding Images of MGH from MGH Sources

Aerial Images [1963]

Inspection of New Outpatient Buildings (a 1903 pamphlet issued on Ether Day)

MGH Archives and Special Collections Office Contact mghhistory@partners.org for information about permissions, costs and usage.

MGH HistoryTrail

MGH Nursing History

MGH School of Nursing Yearbooks, 1928-1981

Finding Images of MGH from Outside Sources

Boston Public Library’s Flickr images of MGH

Center for the History of Medicine Images Type a word or brief phrase into the Full Text Search box.

Digital Commonwealth Type a word or phrase into the search box. Quotation marks are not essential.

Google Images Type a word or phrase into the search box, including the phrase “massachusetts general hospital”. Quotation marks are, for the most part, essential. Clicking More Tools>Time>Custom Range can help narrow search results.

Images from the History of Medicine (IHM) from the National Library of Medicine Type a word or brief phrase into the search box. Quotation marks are not essential. In the left-hand column, click “Genre” and then “Portraits” to limit to images. Note that other genres often contain images, too.

Wellcome Images from the Wellcome Foundation, London, England Change the drop-down box to Historical Images and type a word or phrase into the search box. Quotation marks are not essential.