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Accession 20-017

Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing

Product and Contract Records, 1993-2018

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: 1993-2018
Quantity: 4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 20-017
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 to 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, memoranda, samples, and other related materials.

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 to 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, memoranda, samples, and other related materials.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2034. 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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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 20-017, Smithsonian Enterprises. Product Development and Licensing, Product and Contract Records

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Container List

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AG Industries Inc. - Contract, 2001-2007

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American Mint, LLC - Contract, 2012-2015

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American Mint, LLC - Approvals, 2011-2012

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Artbrands, LLC - Contract, 2012

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Artbrands, LLC - Approvals, 2011-2012

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B1 Films, Inc. (New Wave Entertainment) - Contract, 2011

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B1 Films, Inc. (New Wave Entertainment) - Approvals, 2011

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Bernhardt Furniture Company - Contract, 2006

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Bernhardt Furniture Company - Approvals, 2006-2011

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Bobley-Harmann - Contract, 2006-2015

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Bobley-Harmann - Amendment #3 - Approvals, 2012-2015

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Bobley-Harmann - Amendment #2 - Approvals, 2009

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Bobley-Harmann Appointment Book Program - Approvals, 1993

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Butler Specialty Company - Contract, 2015

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Butler Specialty Company - Amendment #1 - Approvals, 2016

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Butler Specialty Company - Approvals, 2014-2015

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b. little & co. inc./Subway Promotion - Contract, 2009-2011

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b. little & co. inc./Subway Promotion (February 2012) - Approvals, 2011

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b. little & co. inc./Subway Promotion - Approvals, 2010

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Castilian Trading, Inc. - Contract, 2007-2016

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Castilian Trading, Inc. - Approvals, 2012

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Christopher Bevans, LLC (dba CB Atelier) - Contract, 2013-2015

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Christopher Bevans, LLC (dba CB Atelier) - Termination Letter - Approvals, 2015

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Christopher Bevans, LLC (dba CB Atelier) - Approvals, 2013

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Christopher Bevans, LLC (dba CB Atelier) - Independent Agreement - Approvals, 2012

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City Wonders, LTD a/k/a Dark Rome - Contract, 2014

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City Wonders, LTD a/k/a Dark Rome - Approvals, 2013-2014

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Corbis - Contract, 2005-2013

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Cranston - Contract, 2013

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Cranston - Approvals, 2013

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Danbury Mint (MBI Inc.) - Contract, 2011

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Danbury Mint (MBI Inc.) - Approvals, 2011

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Discovery Bay Games - Contract, 201-2013

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Discovery Bay Games - Approvals, 2010-2011

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Eaglemont Press d/b/a Vista Press Ventures, LLC - Contract, 2003-2014

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Eaglemont Press d/b/a Vista Press Ventures, LLC - Approvals, 2006

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Education Growth Advisors - Contract, 2012

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Florida Natural Growers (FNG) a/k/a Citrus World - Contract, 2014

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Florida Natural Growers (FNG) a/k/a Citrus World - Amendment #1 - Approvals, 2014

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Florida Natural Growers (FNG) a/k/a Citrus World - Approvals, 2014

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FTD Inc. - Contract, 2010-2014

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FTD Inc. - Wind-Down Letter - Approvals, 2010-2014

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FTD Inc. - Approvals, 2010

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JAND, Inc. d/b/a Warby Parker - Contract, 2015

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JAND, Inc. d/b/a Warby Parker - Approvals, 2015

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Kellogg Company - Contract, 2012

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Kellogg Company - Approvals, 2012-2013

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Kessler Financial Services L.P. d/b/a the Kessler Group - Contract, 2010

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Kessler Financial Services L.P. d/b/a the Kessler Group - Approvals, 2010

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Knockout Licensing - Contract, 2014

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Knockout Licensing - Approvals, 2014

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Kraft Foods Global, Inc. - Contract, 2010

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Kraft Foods Global, Inc. - Amendment #1 - Approvals, 2010-2011

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Kraft Foods Global, Inc. - Approvals, 2010-2011

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Lenox Collections - Contract, 1988-2009

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Linkasink - Contract, 2006-2011

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Linkasink - Approvals, 2011

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Margot Townsend, Inc. - Contract, 1998-2009

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MeadWestVaco - Contract, 2011-2012

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MeadWestVaco - Approvals, 2010-2012 (2 folders)

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Micro-Trains Line Co - Contract, 2012

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Micro-Trains Line Co - Approvals, 2011-2012

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Museum Reproductions d/b/a Zing Revolution - Contract, 1995-2014

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Museum Reproductions d/b/a Zing Revolution - Approvals, 2011

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Museum Store Products - Contract, 2000-2010

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MusicSkins LLC d/b/a as Zing Revolution - Contract, 2011-2015

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MusicSkins LLC d/b/a as Zing Revolution - Termination Letter - Approvals, 2014-2015

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MusicSkins LLC d/b/a as Zing Revolution - Amendment #1 - Approvals, 2011-2014

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MusicSkins LLC d/b/a as Zing Revolution - Approvals, 2010-2011

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New York Times (The News Services Division) - Contract, 2012

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New York Times (The News Services Division) - Approvals, 2011-2012

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Pearson Education, Inc. - Contract, 2001-2003

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Pickard China - Contract, 2013

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Pickard China - Approvals, 2012-2016

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Pressman Toy Corporation - Contract, 2007-2010

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Pressman Toy Corporation - Amendment #2 - Approvals, 2010

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Pulseworks, LLC - Contract, 2012

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Pulseworks, LLC - Approvals, 2012

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Ripple Junction Design Co, Inc. - Contract, 2011-2013

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Ripple Junction Design Co, Inc. - Amendment #2 - Approvals, 2014

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Ripple Junction Design Co, Inc. - Amendment #1 - Approvals, 2012

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Ripple Junction Design Co, Inc. - Approvals, 2011

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Saputo Cheese USA, Inc. a.k.a. Saputo's Frigo Cheese Heads Snack Cheese - Contract, 2015

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Segway, Inc. - Contract, 2012-2014

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Segway, Inc. - Amendment #4 - Approvals, 2012-2014

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Segway, Inc. - Amendment #3 - Approvals, 2012-2014

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Segway, Inc. - Amendment #2 - Approvals, 2012-2013

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Segway, Inc. - Amendment #1 - Approvals, 2012-2013

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Segway, Inc. - Approvals, 2012

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Sellers Publishing, Inc. - Contract, 2009-2010

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Simon & Schuster, Inc. (Savings Stuff) - Contract, 2003-2005

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Spinapse, Inc., 2010-2013 - Contract, 2009-2012

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Spinapse, Inc., 2010-2013 - Approvals, 2009-2012

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Starmount Home Furnishing - Contract, 2012

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Starmount Home Furnishing - Termination of Material Breach - Approvals, 2012

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Starmount Home Furnishing - Approvals, 2012

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studio2pt0, llc - Contract, 2014

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studio2pt0, llc - Approvals, 2012

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Tervis Tumbler Company - Contract, 2012

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Tervis Tumbler Company - Approvals, 2012-2015

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The Fairmont Washington, DC - Georgetown - Contract, 2012-2016

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The Fairmont Washington, DC - Georgetown - Letter of Extension 2016 - Approvals, 2016

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The Fairmont Washington, DC - Georgetown - Letter of Extension 2015 - Approvals, 2015

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The Fairmont Washington, DC - Georgetown - Approvals, 2012-2014

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The IEI Corporation - One Time Modified - Contract, 2000-2006

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The IEI Corporation - Licensee information form, 1998-2001

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The IEI Corporation - Yamato Fujio - Little brother to Miss Japan doll, 2002

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The IEI Corporation - Teddy Bear, 2000

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Unimax Toys, Limited - Contracts, 2012

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Unimax Toys, Limited - Approvals, 2012

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Universe Publishing-Flight Calen - Contract, 2003-2004

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Universe Publishing-Flight Calen - Approvals, 2009-2012

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Virtual Space Entertainment, Inc. - Approvals, 2008-2010

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Non-Disclosure Agreements

Beijing World Art Museum (Brochure & Merchandising Licensing Agreement) - Dated: March 2, 2014

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Betty Cohen Media Consulting, Inc. (BCMC) - Dated: March 15, 2015

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Blue Starr Press (BSP) - Dated: January 15, 2018

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Collette - Dated: May 1, 2017

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Erika Davis Events, Inc. - Dated: April 4, 2017

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Exim Entertainment - Dated: November 20, 2017

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International Marketing Concepts, LLC - Dated: August 19, 2014

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Internet2 - Dated: June 1, 2012

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Kaplan Early Learning Company - Dated: December 2, 2016

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Kevin Williams - Dated: April 4, 2017

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LernerMedia Global - Dated: July 15, 2015

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Licensing Matters (LM) - Dated: February 6, 2018

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M Style Marketing - Dated: June 15, 2015

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Miyu Furniture Company - Dated: March 15, 2012

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Nature Best Photography - Dated: October 30, 2007

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One Laptop Per Child - (Letter of Intent (LOI) Agreement) - Dated: January 26, 2014

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Perptual Licensing, LLC - Dated: January 19, 2018

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Powel Group Consulting - Dated: February 10, 2015

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Rossetta Stone, Ltd. - Dated: May 6, 2015

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Spirit Marketing, LLC - Dated: July 7, 2017

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Sterling Winters - Dated: January 6, 2017

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Wayfair - Dated: January 2015

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zSpace, Inc. - Dated: August 30, 2016

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