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Miriam May Parkhill

Miriam May Parkhill was American librarian. Volunteer Ada Public Library., since 1980. Member American Association of University Women, Daughters of the American Revolution, Academy Library. Association of Ohio, Hardin County Museum, Inc., Alpha Phi Gamma, Zeta Tau Alpha.

Background

  • Parkhill, Miriam May was born on July 8, 1913 in Ada, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Thomas Jefferson Junior and Cora Anita (Kemp) Smull.

  • Education

    • AB, Ohio Northern University, 1934. Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1935. Master of Arts in Library.

      Science, University Michigan, 1963. Student, Detroit Business Institute, 1937.

    Career

    • Staff member National Youth Administration, Ada, 1937-1938, assistant supervisor Lima, Ohio, 1939-1940. Library staff member Ohio Northern University, Ada, 1959-1962, assistant library, instructor, 1963-1968, catalog department head, assistant professor, 1969-1972, catalog department head, associate professor, 1973-1978, associate professor emerita, since 1980.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Volunteer Ada Public Library., since 1980. Member American Association of University Women, Daughters of the American Revolution, Academy Library. Association of Ohio, Hardin County Museum, Inc., Alpha Phi Gamma, Zeta Tau Alpha.

    Personality

    Interests

    Genealogy, music, reading, travel, spectator sports.

    Connections

    • Married Edwin Hamilton Parkhill, October 4, 1935 (divorced July 1966). Children: Diane Paget Parkhill Seils, Thomas Hamilton.
    • father: Thomas Jefferson Smull Junior
    • mother: Cora Anita (Kemp) Smull
    • spouse: Edwin Hamilton Parkhill
    • children: Diane Paget Parkhill Seils Parkhill
    • Thomas Hamilton Parkhill
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    Born July 8, 1913
    Nationality
    • 1934
      Ohio No. University
    • 1935
      Ohio State University
    • 1963
      University Michigan
    • 1937
      Detroit Business Institute
    • 1937 - 1938
      Staff member, National Youth Administration
      Ada, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1959 - 1962
      library staff member, Ohio Northern University
      Ada, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1969 - 1972
      library staff member, Ohio Northern University
    • 1973 - 1978
      library staff member, Ohio Northern University
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