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Who invented the first roll of film?

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Asked by narendra sharma, 26 Oct '12 09:39 pm
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In 1881 a farmer in Cambria, Wisconsin, Peter Houston, invented the first roll film camera. His younger brother David, filed for the patent David Henderson Houston (b. June 14, 1841; d. May 6, 1906 ), originally from Cambria, Wisconsin, invented the first holders for flexible roll film
Answered by LIPSIKA, 26 Oct '12 09:45 pm

 
  
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Kodak.
Answered by amitava duttamajumdar, 26 Oct '12 10:01 pm

 
  
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A first rollfilm device was patented in 1854 by J. B. Spencer and A. J. Melhuish. It used "sheets of calotype paper gummed together and wound on rollers" [Coe]. In 1875 L. Warnecke got a patent on his "roller slide" for a more successful rollfilm variant, a paper roll with light sensitive dry collodion surface for 100 exposures. The rollholder was mahdfskjhf lkjv vljldfvmk Walker and George Eastman developed a rollholder attachable to standard plate cameras. Initially, the holder used a roll of paper coated in the light sensitive material. This suffered from the appearance of the grain of the paper. In 1885 they could present a new improved paper negative film which was called the "American Film", or "stripping film". The light sensitive layer of that film was made of gelatine. After development the film was soaked with warm water so that the gelatine layer could be stripped from the paper strip and transferred onto glass plates or another transparent base. That way the gelatine layer ...more
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Let me knw it by the answers hr..........:-(
Answered by Bhuvana, 26 Oct '12 10:46 pm

 
  
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Peter Houston of Wisconsin in 1881
Answered by Quest, 26 Oct '12 09:50 pm

 
  
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The first roll film was invented by Peter Houston of Wisconsin in 1881, and the patent for this was filed by his younger brother. This patent, and some improvements, were sold to George Eastman in 1889. It was initially called a 'cartridge' for its shape.
Answered by jakir hussain, 26 Oct '12 09:46 pm

 
  
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Peter Houston of Wisconsin in 1881
Answered by Bichchu, 26 Oct '12 09:41 pm

 
  
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