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William Halsey Edgerton

William Halsey Edgerton, American publishing company executive. Member of American Society Appraisers (senior ).

Background

  • Edgerton, William Halsey was born on March 29, 1935 in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Halsey Charles and Ada Lorraine (Sniffen) Edgerton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Dartmouth College, 1957. Postgraduate, Harvard University Graduate School Design, 1957—1959. Postgraduate, Harvard University Graduate School Business, 1959—1960.

    Career

    • Sales representative Techbuilt, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1960—1962. Real estate developer Boston, 1962—1964. Product manager McGraw-Hill Information Systems, Incorporated, New York York City, 1964—1971.

      President Construction Public Company, Inc., 1971—1977, Mechanical Music Center, Inc., Darien, Connecticut, 1977—1985. General partner Middlesex Farm Real Estate Development Company, 1985—1994. Trustee Mutual Broadcasting System International, 1976—1990.

      Consultant building cost, real estate, fine arts and wine appraisal. Founder, president, artistic director New England Lyric Operetta, since 1986. Preservationist Columbia University School Architecture and Planning, 1977.

    Works

    • Author: How To Renovate Townhouses and Brownstones, 1980. Co-author: Real Estate Valuation Cost File, 1975. Compiler Automatic Musical Instruments Pricing Guide, 1977.

      Editor: Silver Anniversary Collection, 1974, Public Wine Price File, since 1989.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member of American Society Appraisers (senior ).

    Connections

    • Married Ann Omohundro Switzer Edgerton, April 1, 1967. 1 child Ann Randolph.
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    • 1957
      Dartmouth College
    • 1960 - 1962
      Sales representative Techbuilt
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1962 - 1964
      real estate developer, Boston
    • 1964 - 1971
      product manager, McGraw-Hill Information Systems
    • 1971 - 1977
      president, Construction Public Company
    • 1976 - 1990
      trustee, Mutual Broadcasting System International
    • 1977 - 1985
      president, Construction Public Company
      Darien, Panama
    • 1985 - 1994
      general partner, Middlesex Farm Real Estate Development Company
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