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Claudine Snowden, librarian

Claudine Snowden, librarian

Claudine Snowden, a retired business school teacher and University of Maryland library worker, died of a respiratory ailment Wednesday at Union Memorial Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 92.

Born Claudine Allen in Cocoa, Fla., she earned a bachelor's degree from North Carolina Central University, where she met her future husband, Arthur R. Snowden Sr., a photographer.

She moved to Baltimore after her 1944 marriage and taught business English, typing and filing at the old Cortez Peters Business School on Eutaw Place. From 1959 to 1961 she was a Baltimore elementary school teacher.

From 1967 to 1972 she was a library assistant at the University of Maryland,...