“We stand today on the edge of a new frontier-the frontier of the 1960s, a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils-a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats.” ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Benham was a Wall Street bond analyst and an expert in the
railroad industry. In 1964 she became
the first female partner at any Wall Street bond house. Benham died in New York
City on May 18, 2013 at 101 years of age.