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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 27 Collections and/or Records:

Moana B. Bennett oral history interviews

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6839
Abstract Collection of transcripts and audio cassettes of oral history interviews conducted by Moana B. Bennett from 1980-1984.
Dates: 1980-1984

Brigham Young University 1st Branch quarterly historical reports

 Item — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 9011
Scope and Contents Contains historical reports of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Brigham Young University 1st Branch (Provo, Utah), the first student branch at Brigham Young University. Descibes the Branch's activities, callings and releases. Includes lists of sustainings and releases, lists of all the Branch's callings, and quarterly reports. Also covers the history of the Brigham Young Universty First Branch from approximately 1956-1977, including being twice reassigned to a different stake,...
Dates: approximately 1956-1977

David O. McKay School of Education administrative records, 1942-2004

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 700 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains administrative records including internal policies and procedures, McKay Institute details, project files, and administrative council files. Also contains files on the Destiny Program, an effort to integrate and harmonize all purposes of the college. Includes the records of Deans Stephen L. Alley and Antone K. Romney including study reports, minutes, and correspondence regarding counseling services, statistics on BYU, and enrollment. Materials date from 1942 to 2004.
Dates: 1942-2004

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