Scope and arrangement
The Werner J. Deiman Collection consists of properties collected between 1949 - 1990 pertaining to musicians for whom Deiman was a huge fan. Classical music and opera memorabilia from Mr. Deiman's personal collection include correspondence with some of his favorite artists and letters to editors of his favorite magazines, autographed concert programs, autographed photos, clippings from magazines and postcards.
The collection, housed in a single box, has one series containing papers and ephemera relating to mostly classical music and opera. Each folder contains materials associated with a specific musician.