Collections

Title Description Dates covered
Albert Einstein Digital Collection at Vassar College Libraries

A gift of Morris and Adele Bergreen in 2003, Vassar College Libraries' Albert Einstein collection documents a lesser-known aspect of Albert...

generally 1930-1960
Bidloo's Anatomia humani corporis

Bound in Moroccan leather, Anatomia humani corporis by Govard Bidloo comprises 105 engraved plates of anatomical drawings by Gerard de...

1685
Digital Window

Digital Window is Vassar College's institutional repository, reflecting the research and scholarly outupt of the Vassar College community.  It...

2010-present
Glass Plate Negatives

The Glass Plate Negatives collection contains materials from 1904-1935, depicting events, students, and buildings at Vassar College.

1904-1935
Images of Early Vassar

This collection consists of materials relating to the early history of Vassar College, from its founding in 1861 to the early years of the 20th...

1861-early 20th century
Jasper Parrish Papers

The Jasper Parrish collection includes correspondence of Jasper Parrish, 1790-1829, and others, 1757-1869, relating to the Painted Post treaty,...

1757-1954
John Burroughs Journals

John Burroughs (1837-1921) was a noted naturalist, essayist and a significant figure in the history of environmentalism.

1876-1892
Landauer Longfellow Collection

The Landauer Longfellow Collection consists of approximately 300 pieces of sheet music and some bound volumes (totaling more than 6500 pages)...

1780s-1930s
Lucy Maynard Salmon and Adelaide Underhill Exhibit

This exhibit, part of the Hudson River Valley Heritage's "Women of the...

1870s-1920s
Matthew Vassar Papers

Please note: this collection is still in process.

c. 1850-1868
Memorial Minutes

The Memorial Minutes collection consists of short biographical pieces from Vassar faculty members, read in their honor at faculty meetings from...

1877-1989
Music Programs Digital Collection

One of the oldest continuous collections of concert programs in an academic institution, the Music Programs Digital Collection documents Vassar...

866 Mar -1887 Jun and 1953 Oct - 1969 May
Newspaper Archives

The Vassar College Digital Newspaper Archives provides access to a wide range of newspapers published by Vassar College students from 1872-present...

1872-present
Oral Histories

The Oral History collection currently consists of two sub-collections: the Vassar College LGBTQ Oral...

2013-present
Printers' Marks in the Vassar College Library

This collection provides images of, and information about, all of the extant printer's marks in the windows of the Vassar College Library. ...

1500s-1700s
Student Diaries

The Student Diaries collection provides access to more than fifty diaries from Vassar students from the nineteenth century.

1860s-1910s
Student Letters

The Student Letters collection contains letters from Vassar students primarily during the nineteenth century.  The letters were written by...

1860s-1910s
Susan B. Anthony Collection

Susan Brownell Anthony was born in Adams, Massachusetts, on 15 February 1820, Her parents, Daniel Anthony and Lucy Read, raised her and her seven...

1854-1905
Vassar Songs

The collection of Vassar College song books consist of nine books published between 1881-1940.

1881-1940
Vintage Vassar

A collection of Vassar films depicting life at Vassar over the course of the 20th century, including the earliest films from the 1930s.  Video...

1930s-present
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