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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 40 Collections and/or Records:

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 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, 1939-1961

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 559 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by Reuben D. Law during his service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1939-1961

College of Education dean records, 1954-1962

 Series — Box: 3
Identifier: UA 559 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by Asahel D. Woodruff, Reuben D. Law, and Antone K. Romney during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1954-1962

College of Education dean records, 1950-1971

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 559 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by Asahel D. Woodruff and Reuben Law during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1950-1971

College of Education dean records, 1940-1970

 Series — Box: 6
Identifier: UA 559 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by Stephen L. Alley, Antone K. Romney, Reuben D. Law, and Asahel Woodruff during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1940-1970

College of Education dean records, 1953-1960

 Series — Box: 7
Identifier: UA 559 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by the college dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1953-1960

College of Education dean records, 1954-1968

 Series — Box: 8
Identifier: UA 559 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by Asahel D. Woodruff and Antone K. Romney during their service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1954-1968

College of Education dean records, 1954-1960

 Series — Box: 9
Identifier: UA 559 Series 7
Scope and Contents Contains administrative files produced by Asahel D. Woodruff during his service as dean, including correspondence, reports, minutes, and surveys.
Dates: 1954-1960