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Romney, Antone K. (Antone Kimball), 1902-1982

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1902-1982

Biographical History

Antone K. Romney (1902-1982) was an education professor and college administrator in Utah.

Before his time at Brigham Young University, Romney worked for the Utah State Department of Public Instruction and served as the director of library and director of school buildings, in addition to serving in other capacities. Romney joined the BYU faculty in 1946 and spent 26 years at the university, serving in various administrative capacities including dean of students, chariman of counseling services, dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and was the stake president of the Brigham Young University stake in 1956. He also served as the dean of College Education from 1961-1969. At the university, he taught courses on subjects including education, philosophy, law, and comparative education. He retired in 1972 and passed away on February 24, 1982.

Citation

Google news, website viewed October 12, 2012: Deseret News: Antone Romney Dies in Provo (Utah State Department of Public Instruction, Director of Library and Director of School Buildings, BYU faculty 1946, 26 years at the university, Dean of Students, Chairman of Counseling Services, Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Dean of Education 1961-1969, education, philosophy, law, comparative education, retired 1972, February 24, 1982)

Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

Added College of Education material, 1961-1968

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative correspondence, memos, working materials, agreements, policy and procedures, reports, etc.

Added College of Education material II, 1946-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.

Moana B. Bennett oral history interviews

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6839
Abstract Collection of transcripts and audio cassettes of oral history interviews conducted by Moana B. Bennett from 1980-1984.

Brigham Young University 1st Branch quarterly historical reports

 Item — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 9011
Scope and Contents Contains historical reports of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Brigham Young University 1st Branch (Provo, Utah), the first student branch at Brigham Young University. Descibes the Branch's activities, callings and releases. Includes lists of sustainings and releases, lists of all the Branch's callings, and quarterly reports. Also covers the history of the Brigham Young Universty First Branch from approximately 1956-1977, including being twice reassigned to a different stake,...

College of Education booklets and manuals, 1950-1971

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 19 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Proposals, manuals, reports, conference papers, pamphlets and brochures, form letters, announcements, programs, charts, etc.

College of Education Centennial History files, 1876-1997

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 30
Scope and Contents note Source material used for a history of the College of Education.

College of Education correspondence and materials, 1960-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 3

College of Education data processing print-outs, 1913-1962

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Print-outs on graduates of the College of Education, degree statistics, and lists of graudates by department.

College of Education experimental programs and projects reports, 1965-1969

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents note Proposals, project files, studies, reports, etc.

College of Education general files, 1951-1968

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Class roll books, memoranda, reports, bulletins, policy and procedures, etc.