Author:Frank Keiper

Frank Keiper
Manager of the United States Voting Machine Company. Assistant Examiner, United States Patent Office. Author of Pioneer Inventions and Pioneer Patents. Patent attorney of Rochester, N.Y.[1][2]
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "F. Ke"



  1. Patent Office Society (U.S.) (1950). "Frank Keiper, prominent patent attorney of Rochester, N.Y. and a former examiner in the Patent Office, died June 16, 1950 at the age of 80 years.". Journal of the Patent Office Society. vol. 32. p. p. 860. 
  2. Frank Keiper was born on June 12, 1870. His father was Dr. Christian B. Keiper, whose brother Dr. George F. Keiper served 4 terms in the Nebraska legislature: 2 in the house and 2 in the senate. (Genealogy Trails History Group, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, biographies)

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

The author died in 1950, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.