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Miriam May Parkhill, American librarian. Volunteer Ada Public Library., since 1980. Member American Association of University Women, Daughters of the American Revolution, Academy Library. Association of Ohio, Colonial Dames XVII Century, 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, National Youth Administration, Lima, Ohio., 1939-1940; library staff member, Ohio Northern U., Ada, 1959-1962; assistant library, instructor, Ohio Northern U., Ada, 1963-1968; catalog department head, assistant professor, Ohio Northern U., Ada, 1969-1972; catalog department head, associate professor, Ohio Northern U., Ada, 1973-1978; associate professor emerita, Ohio Northern U., Ada, since 1980.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: 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

child:
Thomas Hamilton Parkhill

child:
Diane Paget Parkhill Seils Parkhill