Introduced on Matthew Vassar’s 219th birthday, April 29, 2011, A Documentary Chronicle of Vassar College was completed to the end of 2001 during the sesquicentennial year, 2011. It will continue by 10-year increments into the future.

Also see the Vassar Encyclopedia for many articles on Vassar's history.

This week in history

1938, Aug. 15-24 President MacCracken and Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt welcomed over 550 representatives from 53 countries to the Second World Youth Congress held at Vassar.