Paperless timeline

1780: James Watt obtains a British patent for letter copying presses.

01 October 2007

1808: Carbon paper is invented by Pellegrine Tarri. 1829: William Austin Burt invents the typographer.

1843: Alexander Bain receives the first patent for a fax machine.

1850: London inventor FC Blakewell receives a patent for a ‘copying telegraph`.

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