Stephen Perry was a 19th-century British inventor and businessman. His corporation was the Messers Perry and Co, Rubber Manufacturers of London, which made early products from vulcanised rubber. On 17 March 1845, Perry received a patent for the rubber band.
- The Hancocks of Marlborough: Rubber, Art and the Industrial Revolution – A Family of Inventive Genius (2009), p. 89. John Loadman, Francis James. link