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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 14 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Council correspondence, 1968

 Series
Identifier: UA 914 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains letters related to the Administrative Council, dated from 1968.
Dates: 1968

Brigham Young University vice-presidential administrative records, 1970-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 8
Scope and Contents note Contains the administrative records of Robert K. Thomas from 1970-1980. The files deal with administrative and student life units, as well as university committees and publications.
Dates: 1970-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential correspondence and minutes, 1967-1983

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains the correspondence and meeting minutes of Robert K. Thomas from 1967-1983.
Dates: 1967-1983

Brigham Young University vice-presidential legal records, 1969-1980

 Series — Box: 40
Identifier: UA 687 Series 9
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with legal records of Brigham Young University from 1969-1980.
Dates: 1969-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential miscellany, 1969-1983

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 11
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with certain files and categories related to Brigham Young University from 1969-1983.
Dates: 1969-1983

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687
Overview Collection of records and correspondence during the time of Robert K. Thomas in his position of Academic Vice President of Brigham Young University.
Dates: 1956-1989

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on academic college and deans, 1969-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 3
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with the respective deans of various colleges and departments of Brigham Young University from 1969-1980.
Dates: 1969-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on academic support, 1972-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with the academic support office of Brigham Young University from 1972-1980.
Dates: 1972-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on centers and institutes, 1970-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 6
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with the centers and institutes of Brigham Young University from 1970-1980.
Dates: 1970-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records on committees and councils, 1969-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 687 Series 4
Scope and Contents note Contains records concerning Robert K. Thomas and his affiliation with the commitees and councils of Brigham Young University from 1969-1980.
Dates: 1969-1980