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Claudia B. Didier scrapbooks

Identifier: PIMS-0017

Scope and Contents

The collection contains scrapbooks formerly belonging to Claudia B. Didier. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, magazine clippings, and concert programs. These primarily deal with concerts and musicians in the Baltimore area. Box 1 contains scrapbooks that were previously owned by Didier’s friend Doris G. Wright. Many of the contents in these particular scrapbooks originated from Wright.


  • 1909 - 1982


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for use at the Peabody Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or perform materials in this collection must be submitted in writing to the archivist of the Arthur Friedheim Library.

Biographical / Historical

Claudia Bellinger Didier (1893-1989) was a prominent member of Baltimore society and an advocate of classical music, predominantly opera. She was a box holder at the Baltimore Civic Opera Company and was involved in both programming and presentations. Didier was educated at the Baltimore Teachers Training School with a major in Education.


.50 Cubic Feet (4 flat boxes)

Language of Materials



The Claudia B. Didier scrapbooks contain clippings dealing with Baltimore-area concerts and musicians.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey Fielding in 1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Patterson in 2015.



Guide to the Claudia B. Didier scrapbooks
Kerri Sheehan
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Peabody Archives Repository

Peabody Institute
1 E. Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore MD 21202 USA