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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

  • book

  • Other Work

    • 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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, weaving, knitting, sewing.

Connections

1 child, Marissa Isabel.

father:
Gordon Douglass Howard

mother:
Eleanor Marion (Mason) Howard

child:
Marissa Isabel Howard