Vassar Female College opened "'to accomplish for young women what our colleges are accomplishing for young men". From the beginning students...


  • 1865

Item Description

Vassar Female College opened "'to accomplish for young women what our colleges are accomplishing for young men". From the beginning students engaged in "light gymnastics" and "healthful female sports in the open air" under the direction of an experienced female instructor’

  • Sport:

    • Physical Education
    • Gymnastics
  • Country:

    United States of America
  • Continent:

    North America
  • Organisation:

    Vassar College
  • Reference:

    Park, 2010: 1253
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