"Vallis clausa paper mill : brief history of paper" Fontaine-de-Vaucluse Things to Do Tip by JLBG

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  Vallis clausa paper mill : brief history of paper
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  • Vallis clausa paper mill : brief history of paper - Fontaine-de-Vaucluse
      Vallis clausa paper mill : brief history of paper
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  • Vallis clausa paper mill : paper paste tank - Fontaine-de-Vaucluse
      Vallis clausa paper mill : paper paste tank
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Vallis clausa paper mill : brief history of paper making (first photo)

In 105, Chinese discover the art of paper making
In 751, the Chinese teach to the Arabs the art of paper making
In 1250 the Arabs teach to the Crusaders the art of paper making
In 1798, the Frenchman Louis-Nicolas Robert builds the first machine to produce rolls of paper.


The second photo shows a tank where the raw paste coming from hammering receives further treatments.

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  • Written Jun 22, 2007
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