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Hudson Maxim papers, bulk (1890s-1927).

Title
Hudson Maxim papers, 1883-1927, bulk (1890s-1927).
Author
Maxim, Hudson, 1853-
Supplementary Content
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Additional Authors
  • Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941.
  • Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926.
  • Crawford, Jack, 1847-1917.
  • Du Pont, Francis I.
  • Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931.
  • Gish, Lillian, 1893-1993.
  • Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940.
  • Maxim Munitions Corp.
  • Maxim, Hiram Percy, 1869-1936.
  • Maxim, Hiram S. (Hiram Stevens), 1840-1916.
  • Maxim, Lilian.
  • Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966.
  • Tichenor, Frank A., 1882-1950.
  • Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962.
Description
37.5 linear feet (80 boxes).
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence; typescripts of speeches, books and articles; patent materials; legal documents; family papers; photographs; and printed matter.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Autograph albums.
  • Drawings.
  • Maps.
  • Photographs.
  • Recipes.
  • Scrapbooks.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Hudson Maxim (1853-1927) was an American inventor, mechanical engineer and explosives expert.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1918
Author
Maxim, Hudson, 1853-
Title
Hudson Maxim papers, 1883-1927, bulk (1890s-1927).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Hudson Maxim (1853-1927) was an American inventor, mechanical engineer and explosives expert. He worked as a consultant for the Du Pont Company from 1897 to 1927 and wrote books on explosives and literary and political matters.
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Occupation
Inventors.
Added Author
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941.
Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926.
Crawford, Jack, 1847-1917.
Du Pont, Francis I.
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931.
Gish, Lillian, 1893-1993.
Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940.
Maxim, Hiram Percy, 1869-1936.
Maxim, Hiram S. (Hiram Stevens), 1840-1916.
Maxim, Lilian.
Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966.
Tichenor, Frank A., 1882-1950.
Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962.
Maxim Munitions Corp.
LCCN
ms 76001525
Research Call Number
MssCol 1918
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