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Publishing company executive

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


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


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


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.


Member of American Society Appraisers (senior ).


Married Ann Omohundro Switzer Edgerton, April 1, 1967. 1 child Ann Randolph.

Halsey Charles Edgerton

Ada Lorraine (Sniffen) Edgerton

Ann Omohundro Switzer Edgerton

Ann Randolph Edgerton