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

1961, April 29 Founder's Day was an all-student celebration in honor of Matthew Vassar. Concerts were given by the Yale Band and the Yale Glee Club.