Maxim, Hudson

Inventor of smokeless gunpowder

Price: $50.00

Description:
(1853-1927) Am. explosives inventor, brother of Sir Hiram Maxim. Organized Maxim Powder Co. 1893, sold plant and smokeless gunpowder patents to DuPont 1897, consultant to DuPont 1897-1927. Invented high explosive called “maximite”, smokeless powder “stabilite”, torpedo propellant “motorite”, etc. 3 ¾ x 4 ½ autograph sentiment signed and inscribed, adds May 14 1916 date below signature.

Condition: Very good
Type:Signature






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