Archives Services 

Providence Archives provides reference and research services to Sisters of Providence, Providence Health System and Providence Services personnel, historians, scholars, and the general public. The staff responds to telephone, letter, or e-mail requests, but cannot conduct extensive research for persons outside the religious community and sponsored ministries. Researchers are welcome to use historical resources at the Archives. Some materials are confidential and access is restricted.


  • Staff: Monday through Friday,
    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.         
  • Researchers: Monday through Friday,
    10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., by appointment         
  • Tours: By appointment


  • Photocopies: 20¢ per page         
  • Photograph Reproduction: Depends on reprint size and existing negative         
  • Publication: $25.00 per image, one-time use         
  • Student Transcripts: $5.00 per transcript
  • School of Nursing Transcripts: $10.00 per transcript

To request archival records, historical information or photographs, please contact us by phone or email or fill out our online form.

Archivist: Loretta Zwolak Greene, MA, CA
Visual Resources Archivist: Peter F. Schmid, CA
Assistant Archivist - Technical: Pamela Hedquist

Providence Archives
4800 37th Ave. S.W.
Seattle, WA 98126-2793
phone: 206-937-4600
fax: 206-923-4001