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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 13 Collections and/or Records:

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on museums, 1972-1980

 Series — Box: 34
Identifier: UA 687 Series 7
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with the museums of Brigham Young University from 1972-1980.
Dates: 1972-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1971-1983

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 12
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with the church records of Brigham Young University from 1971-1983.
Dates: 1971-1983

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on vice presidents, 1969-1983

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Contains records of past vice presidents of Brigham Young University, along with minutes, memos, and correspondence of Robert K. Thomas from 1969-1983.
Dates: 1969-1983