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18/04/1925 Radio facsimile

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Founding Fragments - Radio Fax

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Secret Life Of Machines - The Fax Matchine (Full Length)

First commercial radio transmission of a radio facsimile was sent from San Francisco, California to New York City. The photograph showed Marion Davies receiving a make-up box as a gift from Louis B. Mayer of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures. The machine was invented by Richard H. Ranger. It was the forerunner of now obsolete fax machines.
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