Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing
Product and Contract Records, 1997, 2000-2013
This accession consists of contracts, agreements, and other related documents regarding the licensing and development of products related or based on Smithsonian museums and collections by external companies. Some records date from when Smithsonian Enterprises was known as Smithsonian Business Ventures (SBV), as well as date from before the creation of SBV when product development and licensing was managed by the Smithsonian's Office of Product Development and Licensing. Materials include contracts, agreements, correspondence, and memoranda.
Restricted for 15 years; until Jan-01-2029. Any requests to access these records during the restriction period, including requests from the staff of Smithsonian Enterprises, must first receive permission, in writing, from the Director of Product Development and Licensing. Transferring office; 08/16/1994 memorandum, Johnstone to Watson; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Smithsonian Business Ventures. Product Development and Licensing
- Smithsonian Institution. Office of Product Development and Licensing
- Smithsonian Institution
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-300, Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing, Product and Contract Records