Boston philanthropist Mary Hemenway founded the all-female Boston Normal School of Gymnastics (BNSG) and appointed Amy Morris Homans as its...


  • 1889

Item Description

Boston philanthropist Mary Hemenway founded the all-female Boston Normal School of Gymnastics (BNSG) and appointed Amy Morris Homans as its director. All had a major impact for the next forty years as a significant proportion of future leaders graduated through this course.

  • Sport:

    • Gymnastics
  • Country:

    United States of America
  • Continent:

    North America
  • Organisation:

    Boston Normal School of Gymnastics (BNSG)
  • Reference:

    (Park, 2010).
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