Volume 91 Issue 20 | p. 39 | Obituaries
Issue Date: May 20, 2013

Milton Orchin

Department: ACS News
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Milton Orchin, 98, a professor emeritus of chemistry at the University of Cincinnati, died on Feb. 14.

Born in the small town of Barnesboro, Pa., Orchin spent his childhood and adolescence in the Jewish Orphan Home in Cleveland. He attended Ohio State University, earning a B.S. in chemistry in 1936, an M.S. in chemistry in 1937, and a Ph.D. in organic chemistry in 1939, under the supervision of Melvin S. Newman.

Orchin then went to . . .

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