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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 77 Collections and/or Records:

College of Education booklets and manuals, 1950-1971

 Sub-Series — Box: 33, Folder: 5-8
Identifier: UA 559 Series 19 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains published proposals, manuals, reports, conference papers, pamphlets and brochures, form letters, announcements, programs, and charts produced by the College of Education.

Dates: 1950-1971

College of Education correspondence and other material, 1960-1972

 Sub-Series — Box: 46
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative correspondence with the College of Education.

Dates: 1960-1972

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

 Sub-Series — Box: 34, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains print-outs on graduates of the College of Education, degree statistics, and lists of graduates by department.

Dates: 1913-1962

College of Education dean correspondence, 1956-1957

 Series — Box: 40
Identifier: UA 559 Series 26
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence between Asahel Woodruff and Harvey L. Taylor.

Dates: 1956-1957

College of Education dean correspondence, 1954-1960

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 559 Series 27
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence produced by Reuben D. Law and Asahel D. Woodruff during their terms as dean. Includes correspondence with William F. Edwards, Earl C. Crockett, Ernest L. Wilkinson, and the Training School.

Dates: 1954-1960

College of Education dean records, 1955-1967

 Series — Box: 20
Identifier: UA 559 Series 14
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative files produced by Antone K. Romney and Asahel D. Woodruff, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.

Dates: 1955-1967

College of Education dean records, 1954-1966

 Series — Box: 21
Identifier: UA 559 Series 15
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative files produced by Antone K. Romney, Reuben D. Law, and Asahel D. Woodruff during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.

Dates: 1954-1966

College of Education dean records, 1956-1970

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 559 Series 16
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative files produced by Antone K. Romney and Asahel D. Woodruff during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.

Dates: 1956-1970

College of Education dean records, 1941-1964

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 18
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative files produced by Antone K. Romney, Reuben D. Law, and Asahel D. Woodruff during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.

Dates: 1941-1964

College of Education dean records, 1948-1970

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 22
Scope and Contents

Contains meeting minutes of college committees produced by Reuben D. Law, Asahel D. Woodruff, Antone K. Romney, and Stephen L. Alley during their terms as dean.

Dates: 1948-1970