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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 25 Collections and/or Records:

Laboratory School annuals, 1933-1968

 Series
Identifier: UA 564 Series 17
Scope and Contents note Contains issues of the Wildcat (Y'ld Cat), the school yearbook of Brigham Young High School. Dates range from 1933-1968.
Dates: 1933-1968

Laboratory School associations and organizations files, 1953-1968

 Series — Box: 3, Folder: 2-5
Identifier: UA 564 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Contains minutes and files on the National Association of Student Councils, National Honor Society for Junior and Senior High Schools, and Parent-Teacher Association: correspondence, program outlines, conference information, meeting minutes, constitutions, handbooks, annual reports, membership lists, certificates, and cards, emblems, clippings, policy and procedure information, GPA summaries, and other materials. Dates range from 1953-1968.
Dates: 1953-1968

Laboratory School Brigham Young High scrapbooks, 1934-1964

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 564 Series 21
Scope and Content note BY High scrapbooks containing clippings, histories, and other material. Dates range from 1934-1964.
Dates: 1934-1964

Laboratory School certificates, 1941-1968

 Series — oversize: 11a
Identifier: UA 564 Series 15
Scope and Contents note Contains certificates of accreditation, Honor societies for junior organizations, thespian organizations, and resolution of praise for the Operation Follow-up program to the Utah Teenage Traffic program. Dates range from 1941-1968.
Dates: 1941-1968

Laboratory School counseling and guidance files, 1945-1968

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 564 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Contains budgets, correspondence, reports, policy and procedure information, enrollment reports and statistics, Summer School reports, ads, and memos, Immigration and Naturalization Service correspondence and forms, pre-registration information, and assorted statistical records, and other materials. Dates range from 1945-1968.
Dates: 1945-1968

Laboratory School curriculum development materials, 1963-1964

 Series — Box: 9, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: UA 564 Series 11
Scope and Contents note Contains the Bassett Curriculum Project Committee report, basic science and math course materials. Dates range from 1963-1964.
Dates: 1963-1964

Laboratory School education experimental programs and laboratory reports, 1963-1968

 Series — Box: 9, Folder: 3-4
Identifier: UA 564 Series 12
Scope and Contents note Contains reports associated with study on the "Need for Individualizing Instruction and Learning." Includes laboratory reports #3-5, other published reports and guides, correspondence clippings, progress plans, and computer programs. Dates range from 1963-1968.
Dates: 1963-1968

Laboratory School education experimental programs literature, 1963-1966

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 564 Series 25
Scope and Contents note Contains booklets, study guides, and reading supplements on literature. Dates range from 1963-1966.
Dates: 1963-1966

Laboratory School elementary school files, 1901-1968

 Series — Box: 2, Folder: 6-11
Identifier: UA 564 Series 3
Scope and Contents note Contains information on finances (budgets, monthly reports, and expenditures), a history of the school, enrollment rosters, Training School graduation programs, and student newspapers. Dates range from 1901-1968.
Dates: 1901-1968

Laboratory School general subject files, 1957-1968

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: UA 564 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains policy and procedure reports, memorandums, duties, general student standards, correspondence, and faculty handbook; correspondence from Donna Lee Turley to Lowell Thompson, Richard Wootton, et. al, attendance record reports, emergency evacuation route floor plans, and other materials. Dates range from 1957-1968.
Dates: 1957-1968