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Maximilian Toch

 (1865 - 1946)
Maximilian Toch was active/lived in New York.  Maximilian Toch is known for Paint expert.

Biography   Maximilian Toch


Maximilian Toch (1865-1946)

He was an American chemist, art materials expert, and an authority on the use of paint in military camouflage.  Born in New York on July 17, 1865, Toch earned his undergraduate degree at New York University (1886), then went on to graduate work at Columbia University.  He taught chemical engineering at Cooper Union, and at the University of Beijing.  He also lectured on organic chemistry at Columbia (1905-06) and the City College of New York (1909).  He later taught industrial chemistry at Cooper Union (1919-1924), and paint chemistry at the National Academy of Design (1924-36).

According to the New York Times (1946): "The cement-filler treatment used in the constructio   ...  Displaying 750 of 2671 characters.

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