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William Francis Pedersen Edit Profile

Architect , planner

William Francis Pedersen, American architect, planner. Registered architect, 17 states. Recipient award F.D.R. Memorial Commission, Washington, 1963.

Background

Pedersen, William Francis was born on April 18, 1908 in Stamford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Anthon H. and Helen (Blondin) Pedersen.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard College, 1931. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1936.

Career

Private practice architecture, Stamford, 1936-1941. Project architect Harrison & Abramowitz, New York City, 1946-1952. Partner Pederson & Tilney, New Haven, 1952-1962.

President William F. Pedersen & Associates, Inc., since 1962.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, 17 states.

Membership

Trustee National Institute Architectural Education, New York City, 1968-1972. Vice chairman Planning and Zoning Board, New Canaan, Connecticut, 1970-1978. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1945.

Fellow American Institute of Architects Clubs: Century Assn. Harvard (New York City) (board managers 1981-1983).

Connections

Married Priscilla Auchincloss, April 16, 1942. Children: William F., Priscilla S., Anne B.

father:
Anthon H. Pedersen

mother:
Helen (Blondin) Pedersen

spouse:
Priscilla Auchincloss

child:
William F. Pedersen

child:
Priscilla S. Pedersen

child:
Anne B. Pedersen