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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 14-300

Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing

Product and Contract Records, 1997, 2000-2013

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing
Title: Product and Contract Records
Dates: 1997, 2000-2013
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 14-300
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

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.

Descriptive Entry

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.

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Use Restriction

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.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-300, Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing, Product and Contract Records

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Container List

Box 1

Adelphi Paper Hangings, 2008

Box 1 of 1

Adelphi Paper Hangings - Proposal, 2005

Box 1 of 1

Brunschwig & Fils (B&F) - Kravet assumption, May 2011

Box 1 of 1

Brunschwig & Fils (B&F) Agreement, 2008

Box 1 of 1

Campania - Agreement, 2005

Box 1 of 1

Castilian Trading, Inc. - Contract negotiation, 2011 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

Castilian Trading, Inc. - Term Sheet, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Castilian Trading, Inc. - Summer amendment, 2009

Box 1 of 1

FTD - Agreement, 2013

Box 1 of 1

Good Directions, Inc. - Amendment, 2009

Box 1 of 1

Margot Townsend, Inc. - Amendment no. 7, 2009

Box 1 of 1

Margot Townsend, Inc. - Amendment no. 4, 2007-2008 (includes electronic records)

Box 1 of 1

Museum Reproductions, Inc. - Amendment no. 4, 2008

Box 1 of 1

Advantage Millwork - Agreement, 2005-2007

Box 1 of 1

House of Antique Hardware - Contract, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Abbeville Press, Inc. - Contract, 1997

Box 1 of 1

Bright Sky Press (Judd Publishing) - Contract and amendment, 2000-2002

Box 1 of 1

Byers' Choice - Contact and amendment, 2001

Box 1 of 1

Fine Enamels (dba Crown Jewelry & Badges) - Contract, 2003

Box 1 of 1

The IEI Corporation - Contract, 2000

Box 1 of 1

Going Birding, Inc. - Agreement, 2003

Box 1 of 1

Mariah - Contract, 2000

Box 1 of 1

Racing Champions Ertl - Contract, 2001

Box 1 of 1

Space Age America - Contract, 2000, 2003

Box 1 of 1

Universal Pictures, LLLP - Set Dressing License 2006

Box 1 of 1

QVC - Ben Nighthorse Campbell - Release, May 2011

Box 1 of 1

QVC - QLocal - Release, August 2010

Box 1 of 1

Segway - Contractual, 2012

Box 1 of 1