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Inventory of the Grateful Dead Bean Bears Collection
MS 346  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Grateful Dead Bean Bears collection
    Dates: 1997-2002
    Collection number: MS 346
    Collector: Jacobson, Andrew
    Collection Size: 10 boxes
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: This collection includes 89 stuffed bears in 10 sets or editions. Each bear wears a tag indicating a name and birthday, and a short story relating to a Grateful Dead venue. Also included are six edition cards, 2nd through 7th. Edition cards list the names of the bears in each edition. The bears are made by Liquid Blue, a licensed distributor of Grateful Dead merchandise.
    Physical location: Stored in Special Collections: Advance notice is required for access to the collection.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
    All rights held by Grateful Dead Productions.

    Preferred Citation

    Grateful Dead Bean Bears collection. MS 346. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Andrew Jacobson August 26, 2011.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection includes 89 stuffed bears in 10 sets or editions. Each bear wears a tag indicating a name and birthday, and a short story relating to a Grateful Dead venue. Also included are six edition cards, 2nd through 7th. Edition cards list the names of the bears in each edition. The bears are made by Liquid Blue, a licensed distributor of Grateful Dead merchandise.

    Arrangement

    Arranged by edition sets.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Grateful Dead Productions / Liquid Blue--Archives
    Teddy bears--Collectibles
    Stuffed bears (Toys)
    Stuffed animals (Toys)

    Grateful Dead Tour Scrapbook: The Complete Guide to the Liquid Blue Grateful Dead Bean Bears Collectibles