The History and Archive Committee recent participated in the
US Patent and Trade Office - EXPO .
Thanks to the assistance of the Education Office we offer you this activity.
Juliette Gordon Low, our Founder, was a woman way ahead of her time - every new technology, idea, invention was exciting. She learned to smith iron gates, drive, fly, send Morse's Code and Semaphore messaging. She invented what maybe the first "recyclable" trash can liner in 1915 - Check this out!
She designed and registered our first "badge" aka pin in 1914 and the Girl Scouts have gone on to register and protect our various trademarks throught the year..
The patent number for her utility patent is 1,124,025
The patent number for her design patent is D45234
You will receive a message that indicates that "Full text is not available for this patent. Click on "images" button to view the full patent." Once you click on images you will see the full patent --you'll need to click on "front page", "drawings", "specifications", and "claims" respectively to get the different pages (both patents are very short).