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Thomas, Robert K. (Robert Kedzie), 1918-1998

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1918-1998

Biographical History

Robert K. Thomas (1918-1998) was a college professor and administrator in Utah. He started at Brigham Young University in 1951 as a faculty member of the English Department and Establishing Director of the Honors Program. In 1966 he was named Assistant Academic Vice-President to Earl C. Crocket, then Academic Vice President to Ernest L. Wilkinson a year later. He also served as a commissioner of the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. In 1980, Dr. Thomas served as a special assistant to Jeffrey R. Holland until his retirement in 1983.

Citation

Robert K. Thomas papers, 1956-1989

Brigham Young University, L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, Mar. 25, 2009 (Robert K. Thomas; Academic Vice-President of Brigham Young University, 1967)

Mormon Literature Database, Mar. 25, 2009 (Robert K. Thomas; Robert Kedzie Thomas; b. 1918)

Ancestry.com, viewed Mar. 25, 2009 (Robert K. Thomas; Robert Kedzie Thomas; b. July 22, 1918 in Sunnyside, Utah; d. Oct. 3, 1998 in Provo, Utah)

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Council records on university resources, 1966-1967

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 18
Scope and Contents Contains records related to university resources, dating from between 1966 and 1967.
Dates: 1966-1967

Robert K. Thomas correspondence with Dallin H. Oaks, 1971-1972

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 35
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Thomas and Oaks, dating from between 1971 and 1972.
Dates: 1971-1972

Robert K. Thomas personal correspondence with Ernest L. Wilkinson, 1967-1970

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 29
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Thomas and Wilkinson, dating from 1958 to 1970.
Dates: 1967-1970

Robert K. Thomas personal correspondence with Ernest L. Wilkinson, 1969-1971

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 31
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Thomas and Wilkinson, dating between 1969 and 1971.
Dates: 1969-1971