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Thursday, July 19, 2012
The Newbold L. Edgar Residence
The Newbold LeRoy Edgar residence in Southampton with landscaping by Clarence Fowler. Edgar, a lawyer, was a collector of naval subjects and had an interest in navigation. During World War I the Navy Department made him a Lieutenant in the Naval Intelligence Service and he was later promoted to Lieutenant Commander. It is unknown if the residence is extant (South Main Street).