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

1920, Oct. 18 The Salary Endowment Fund was inaugurated with the faculty's request that the trustees accept $500,000 from the General Educator Board on condition that an additional $1,500,000 be raised.