Historical Collections is Thomas Jefferson University’s digital archive. This archive holds a wide variety of material, including oral histories, commencement programs, student publications, historical photographs, course catalogs, yearbooks, lecture notes, theses, alumni bulletins, personal papers, and history books.

You can browse the collections, below, or use the Search function to the left.

If you are doing genealogical research, please check out our guide for tips on how to use this resource.


Browse the Historical Collections:

Oral Histories

Jefferson Commencements

Teaching with Primary Sources

Jefferson History and Publications

Jefferson Alumni and Faculty

Jefferson Nursing

Jefferson Medical Books and Notebooks

Jefferson Art

Jefferson Events

Jefferson and the Military