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Miranda Howard

Miranda Howard, American librarian. Member Costume Society of America, Textile Society of America, Art Library Society North America, Visual Resources Association.

Background

  • Howard, Miranda was born on November 9, 1951 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Gordon Douglass and Eleanor Marion (Mason) Howard.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Rockfod College, 1972. Master of Arts in Library. Science, Dominican University, 1990.

      Master of Arts in Art History, Northern Illinois University, 1994.

    Career

    • Co-manager Greentree Ranch Wools, Laramie, Wyoming, 1975. Proprietor, partner Shepherd's Harvest, Evanston, 1976-1985. Proprietor Miranda Imports, Batavia, Illinois, 1984-1990.

      Library intern First Division Museum, Wheaton, 1990. Regional history center assistant Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, 1991-1992. Library Columbia College, Chicago, 1995-1997.

      Visual resources library Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, since 1997.

    Works

    • Author: (monograph) Darning the Wear of Time: Annotated Bibliography and Survey of Periodical Literature on Costume Conservation, Restoration and Documentation Published in English 1980-1996, 2000. Evalator: Image Buyers' Guide, 1998. Contributor.

      Member editorial board Medieval Clothing and Textiles.

    Membership

    Member Costume Society of America, Textile Society of America, Art Library Society North America, Visual Resources Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, weaving, knitting, sewing.

    Connections

    • 1 child, Marissa Isabel.
    • father: Gordon Douglass Howard
    • mother: Eleanor Marion (Mason) Howard
    • child: Marissa Isabel Howard
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    Born November 9, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Rockfod College
    • 1990
      Dominican University
    • 1994
      No. Illinois University
    • 1975
      Co-manager Greentree Ranch Wools
      Laramie, Wyoming, United States
    • 1976 - 1985
      proprietor, Shepherd's Harvest
      Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • 1976 - 1985
      partner, Shepherd's Harvest
      Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • 1984 - 1990
      proprietor, Miranda Imports
      Batavia, Illinois, United States
    • 1990
      library intern, First Division Museum
      Wheaton, Illinois, United States
    • 1991 - 1992
      regional history center assistant, Northern Illinois University
      Dekalb, Illinois, United States
    • 1995 - 1997
      library Columbia College
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1997
      visual resources library Western Michigan University
      Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
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