Artifact Collections

Portable electrocardiograph machine, c. 1940s-1950s

Our artifact collections include medical instruments, supplies, specimens, uniforms, and other cultural objects. Highlights include the belongings of Oregon's pioneer doctors, artifacts of 20th century military medicine, 19th and 20th century dental instruments, and samples of innovative technologies developed at OHSU.


For more information on artifact collections, please consult the information below.

  • Artifact Collection inventory (held in storage by Historical Collections & Archives)
  • Ernest Starr Memorial Museum of Dental Anomalies (on view in the School of Dentistry; more information)