support the use of the United States Patent and Trademark Office web site
set up the methods available for each document type
tif capture and manipulation
This is where the fun stuff happens. TODO: append the tiffs pagewise into a pdf; provide USPTO_pdf .
tif capture and manipulation into a PDF
Code kindly written by Dr. Hermann Schier.
htm capture and manipulation
This is where the fun stuff happens. TODO: better error handling .
hash with keys of two letter acronyms, values of the dates covered
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