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Origins of IBM (page 11)

Entrepreneurial Setbacks
Hollerith: Inventor and Entrepreneur 11
Shortly before filing his first patent application in 1884, Hollerith
requested a loan from his sister's husband to finance the development
of experimental equipment. It was not the first time the
two men had considered joint business opportunities. Their previous
discussions had involved possible improvements in silk-weaving
equipment used in his brother-in-law's business.


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