Land Edwin Herbert
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Land(lănd), Edwin Herbert 1909-1991.
American inventor who developed (1932) the light-polarizing plastic film called Polaroid and incorporated it into sunglass lenses and photographic filters. He also invented the one-step photographic process (1947).
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