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

1924, Sept. 8 Intended by President MacCracken and Professors of Economics Herbert Mills and Mabel Newcomer to provide Vassar students with the same financial services students at men's colleges enjoyed, the Vassar Bank opened in the Wagner Inn.