Hudson Maxim (February 3, 1853 – May 6, 1927), was a U.S. inventor and chemist who invented a variety of explosives, including smokeless gunpowder, Thomas Edison referred to him as "the most versatile man in America". He was the brother of Hiram Stevens Maxim, inventor of the Maxim gun and uncle of Hiram Percy Maxim, inventor of the Maxim Silencer.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 3rd, 1853 (Maine), Died May 6th, 1927 (Landing)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1916
Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||38854||10-in.||5/16/1913||The charge of the Light Brigade||Hudson Maxim||Recitation||speaker|
|Columbia||38855||10-in.||5/16/1913||Marc Antony to Caesar's body||Hudson Maxim||Recitation||speaker|
|Columbia||38856||10-in.||5/16/1913||Barbara Frietchie||Hudson Maxim||Recitation||speaker|
|Columbia||48664||12-in.||3/29/1916||A speech of preparedness||Hudson Maxim||Speech||speaker|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Maxim, Hudson," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104762.
Maxim, Hudson. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104762.
"Maxim, Hudson." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.
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