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The Nation's Attic, Underpriced
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The Washington Post - Washington, D.C.
Date: Jun 10, 2006
Start Page: A.18
Section: EDITORIAL

There were two incredible disclosures about the deal. One was the length of the contract: It was revealed in the 170-page document that it is for 30 years. Second, the Smithsonian would own a 10 percent stake in the new venture. Commenting on that, Smithsonian Institution Secretary Lawrence M. Small said, "Since the Smithsonian is not investing any money, the percentage is unusually good."

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