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

1933, Aug. 26 Welcoming President and Mrs. Roosevelt as part of a county-wide "Neighbors Day," President MacCracken praised Roosevelt for affirming "that the state exists for the welfare of all, and not least for the common men and women like his neighbors."