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

1939, Nov. 2-4 The annual conference of the Vassar Political Association, a long-standing student-faculty organization, addressed “The Place of the South in the Nation.”