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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 35 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Council correspondence, 1969-1972

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 34
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence and memos related to university units and activities, dating from between 1969 and 1972.
Dates: 1969-1972

Administrative Council correspondence, 1971-1972

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 36
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, memos, and other materials related to university administrators and activities, dating from between 1971 and 1972.
Dates: 1971-1972

Administrative Council correspondence and reports, 1960-1967

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 20
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence and reports from the Administrative Council, dating from 1960 to 1967.
Dates: 1960-1967

Administrative Council general correspondence, 1968-1970

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 28
Scope and Contents Contains general correspondence related to the university administration, dating between 1968 and 1970.
Dates: 1968-1970

Administrative Council meeting minutes, 1967-1969

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 27
Scope and Contents Contains minutes from meetings with university vice presidents and administrators, dating from between 1967 and 1969.
Dates: 1967-1969

Administrative Council miscellaneous department and subject files, 1968-1970

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 26
Scope and Contents Contains records on university departments and activities, dating from between 1968 and 1970.
Dates: 1968-1970

Administrative Council miscellaneous department and subject files, 1969-1971

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 33
Scope and Contents Contains records related to university units and programs, dating from 1969 and 1971.
Dates: 1969-1971

Administrative Council miscellaneous records, 1958-1969

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 10
Scope and Contents Contains calendars, correspondence, and other materials related to university business, dating from 1958-1969.
Dates: 1958-1969

Administrative Council miscellaneous records, 1966

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 23
Scope and Contents Contains articles, reports, and other materials, dating from 1966.
Dates: 1966

Administrative Council records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 914
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence concerning accreditation, Administrative Council, colleges and departments, committees, divisions and schools, faculty, foundations and scholarships, Mormon studies, university presidents, deans of colleges, and administrative directors. Also includes individual academic unit reports.
Dates: 1966-1974