James Paris Lee of Galt (Cambridge) is known for his part in inventing the Lee-Metford and Lee-Enfield Rifles. The question remains if he had a role in inventing the Remington typewriter. The company that made Lee's rifles also made Remington Typewriters. While he's not officially recognized, it's believed that he may have been involved. Often only the main contributors to an idea receive credit even though countless minds are involved.
1990s & 2000s - Meeting the Challenge of Recession
The recession of the late 1980s and early 1990s changed Canada’s economy. Niche markets and new technologies became of major importance.
Patents for barn frames that allowed maximum storage space by eliminating long expensive timbers across the interior of the barn.
NCR 7731 Personal Image Processor
This image processor could be used by such institutions as banks or post offices to scan and sort cheques or other documents.