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J. R. Clancy Collection

Identifier: MSS 2010-002

Scope and Contents

Architectural and engineering drawings related to construction and renovation projects managed by the J.R. Clancy stage rigging firm (1885-present), including theatrical designs, drawings for standard parts, wiring diagrams, and standard assemblies for stage rigging systems.

Online Copies Available

Select drawings from the J.R. Clancy Collection have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library.


  • Created: 1911-1999
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2010



350.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Drawing rolls are arranged in two series: Job Drawings and Standard Part Drawings. Within each series, rolls are arranged numerically by job number or standard part number where possible. Drawings are arranged within each roll in the order they were recieved from the donor, and researchers should note that not all drawings from a job are arranged together.

Source of Acquisition

Bob Theis, Chair, J.R. Clancy

Method of Acquisition

Deed of Gift

J. R. Clancy Collection
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

116 Honors Way
PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US