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Mountain States Athletic Conference

 Organization

Administrative History

The Mountain States Athletic Conference, formally known as the Rocky Mountain Faculty Athletic Conference, was formed in 1938 by seven charter institutions, including Brigham Young University. It was active until 1962, during which period BYU remained a member. It was often informally referred to as the Skyline Conference. E.L. Romney was appointed the commissioner of the conference in 1949, and was succeeded by Paul Brechler in 1960.

Citation

NCAA history, via WWW, February 9, 2021 (The Mountain States Athletic Conference, formally known as the Rocky Mountain Faculty Athletic Conference, was formed in 1938 by seven institutions, including Brigham Young University. It was active until 1962, during which period BYU remained a member.) Wikipedia, via WWW. February 9, 2021 (It was often informally referred to as the Skyline Conference. E.L. Romney was appointed the commissioner of the conference in 1949, and was succeeded by Paul Brechler in 1960)

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

College of Physical Education dean records, 1936-1973

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 544 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains minutes, correspondence, articles, and papers from the College of Physical Education Dean’s Office during 1936 to 1973. Most of these materials originated during the tenure of Dean Milton F. Hartvigsen and pertain to athletic conferences, faculty, and departmental materials.
Dates: 1936-1973

College of Physical Education records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 544
Overview The collection contains minutes, correspondence, articles, programs, reports, and papers from the college dated 1920 to 1974. The materials pertain to the Dean, departments, and events of the college.
Dates: 1920-1980

Mountain States Athletic Conference financial records, 1937-1960

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 280 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains financial records, such as receipts, bills, cancelled checks, audit report, and Mountain States Conference Officials' Association dues. Dated 1937 to 1960.
Dates: Other: 1937-1960

Mountain States Athletic Conference records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 280
Scope and Contents Contains materials related to the operations of the conference and its policies, including meeting minutes, financial records, T.V. plans, the conference operating code, statistics, newspaper clippings, and reports of athletic meets and disputes. Also included is the correspondence of the conference commissioner, E. L. Romney, and other correspondence. Dated 1927 to 1962.
Dates: 1927-1962

Mountain States Athletic Conference records on student aid and other material, 1938-1962

 Series
Identifier: MSS 280 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains reports on student aid provided by the Mountain State Athletic Conference, news clippings, and records for Skyline basketball, football, and conference histories. Dated 1938 to 1962.
Dates: 1938-1962

Mountain States Athletic Conference records on television operations, 1954-1957

 Series
Identifier: MSS 280 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains financial aid reports, television plans, and correspondence regarding television slots, financial aid, and conferences. Dated 1954 to 1957.
Dates: 1954-1957

NCAA Television Committee minutes, 1956-1959

 Series — Box: 11
Identifier: MSS 280 Series 2
Scope and Contents Collection of minutes from National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) meetings.
Dates: 1956-1959

Television Committee operations, 1951-1959

 Series — Box: 12
Identifier: MSS 280 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains financial reports, minutes, and correspondence pertaining to the Television Committee.
Dates: 1951-1959