This Day in Patent History – On November 3, 1914, Mary Phelps Jacob received patent for a Brassiere. She is the inventor of the Modern Brassiere.
Mary Phelps Jacob(20th April 1891 – 24 January 1970) was a New York celebrities, the 1910 a bra invented, who found great acceptance. She was publisher, writer and campaigned for women’s rights.
Publication number: US1115674 A
Patent Title: Brassiere
Publication type: Grant
Publication date: 3 Nov 1914
Filing date: 12 Feb 1914
Priority date: 12 Feb 1914
Inventors: Mary P Jacob
Original Assignee: Mary P Jacob