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.
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.
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.