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

1980, Sept. 22 Seen originally for one night at 600 theaters nationwide and called by The Philadelphia Bulletin "perhaps the most important film documentary ever made," King: A Filmed Record…Montgomery to Memphis (1970), was shown by the Office of the Chaplain.