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Xerox History Timeline

We at Xerox have been working in the document management industry for over a century. In that time, we've brought you many of the office items you take for granted at work every day. From the first xerographic image that was made in 1938 to our breakthroughs in home and business computing from the 1970s to today, we've been advancing business from day one.

View a decade from the lists below to see how Xerox has been defining the future of documents for over 100 years.

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