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Patent Examples: Appendices for White Paper on Business Method Patents

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 DISCLAIMER: The twenty-eight patents below consist of drawings and text. Drawings are presented in PDF format for all but Patent X2301 which has no drawing. Text is provided in HTML format for all except two patents in Appendix F that could only be presented in PDF because of embedded equations. The text of patents granted from 1972 onward was extracted from the USPTO databases . The text of patents prior to 1972 was generated by OCR (optical character recognition) processing and may contain spelling errors and shifts of superscripted and subscripted characters.

   Appendix A   

 Patent Text 
X2301
Bank Note Printing
[NOTE: This is a restored Patent taken from Court Records] 
Kneas
April 28, 1815  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
871
Bank Note
 
Watson
August 3, 1838  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
63889
Hotel-Register
 
Hawes
April 16, 1857  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
138,891
Revenue Stamps
 
Hunter
May 13, 1873  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
575,731
Insurable Property Chart
 
Powers et al.
January 26, 1897  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
853,852
Insurance System
 
Adams
May 14, 1922  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
1,406,561
Business Form
 
Howard
February 14, 1922  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
3,556,563
Booklet and Cards for Use In A Limited Credit System
 
Scheinberg et al.
July 9, 1969  Jump to top of page 

   Appendix B   

 PDFDrawings 
Patent Text 
395,781
Art of Compiling Statistics
 
Hollerith 
January 8, 1889  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
395,782
Art of Compiling Statistics
 
Hollerith 
January 8, 1889  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
395,783
Art of Compiling Statistics
 
Hollerith 
January 8, 1889  Jump to top of page 

   Appendix C   

 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
209827
Ticket Printing and Recording-Machine
 
Moss et al .
November 8, 1904  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
774322
Profit Sharing Sales Counter
 
Hepfer 
November 8, 1904  Jump to top of page 

   Appendix D  

 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2 
Patent Text 
915090
Cash Register
 
Fuller 
March 16, 1909  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2 
Patent Text 
920110
Cash Register
 
Cleal et al. 
May 4, 1909  Jump to top of page 

   Appendix E  

 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2
 Patent Text 
1710691
Combined Sorter and Tabulator
 
Carroll 
April 30, 1929  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2 
PDF Drawings set 3 
 Patent Text 
2052444
Bookkeeping Machine
 
Breitling 
August 25, 1936  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
2126615
Accounting Machine
 
Campbell 
August 9, 1938  Jump to top of page 

   Appendix F   

 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
2594865
System for Making Reservations
 
Bumstead 
April 29, 1952  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings  
PDF Patent Text - Set 1 
PDF Patent Text -set 2 
PDF Patent Text -set 3 

2916212
Electro-Analog Model Equipment of National Economic System
 
Yoshiharu Mita 
December 8, 1959  Jump to top of page 


PDF Drawings
 Patent Text 
3017103
Service Charge Calculation System
 
Goldberg et al. 
January 16, 1962  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
PDF Patent Text - Set 1 
PDF Patent Text -set 2 
PDF Patent Text -set 3 

3018050
Economic Data Computer
 
Barrell 
January 23, 1962  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
3638003
Credit-Accumulating Arrangement
 
Meixner 
January 25, 1972  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2 
Patent Text 
4365314
Electronic Accounting Machine With Split Display
 
Badagnani et al. 
December 21, 1982  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings 
Patent Text 
5058009
Financial Calculator for Calculating, Graphically Displaying and Confirming Results of Loan Amortization Calculation
 
Yoshino et al. 
October 15, 1991  Jump to top of page 

   Appendix G  

 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2 
Patent Text 
6070147
Customer Identification and Marketing Analysis Systems
 
Harms et al. 
May 30, 2000  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings set 1 
PDF Drawings set 2 PDF Drawings set 3 
Patent Text 
6070148
Electronic Commerce System and Method for Providing Commercial Information in Electronic Commerce System
 
Mori et al. 
May 30, 2000  Jump to top of page 


 PDF Drawings - Set 1 
PDF Drawings - Set 2 
PDF Drawings - Set 3 
PDF Drawings - Set 4 
Patent Text 
6070149
Virtual Sales Personnel
 
Tavor et al. 
May 30, 2000  Jump to top of page
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