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Mary Roebling,    (1905 - 1994)    
(Source, Greater Philadelphia Magazine, July 1952.)    Courtesy of Special Collections/ University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries.

Roebling was the first woman to head a major commercial bank and in 1958 was the first female governor of the New York Stock Exchange.  This 1952 article details aspects of her career.


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