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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 85 Collections and/or Records:

College of Humanities and Social Sciences subject files, 1954-1962

 Series
Identifier: UA 464 Series 4
Scope and Contents note Department files, faculty files (part-time, prospective, etc.) and evaluations, catalogs, curriculum files, personnel lists, education requirements, budgets, accreditation, department reports, individual faculty files, graduate assistants, faculty teaching loads by quarter, summary of class rolls, etc.
Dates: 1954-1962

College of Humanities records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 464
Abstract Includes correspondence, memoranda, faculty load reports, budget reports, curriculum, catalog material, registration, scholarship and fellowship information. Also includes information concerning various departments, data processing reports, college enrollment and grades, and faculty personnel files.
Dates: 1918-1965

College of Humanities subject and correspondence files, 1955-1965

 Series
Identifier: UA 464 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Summaries of class rolls, superior student reports, teacher loads, Lambda Iota Tau files, correspondence, and enrollemnt projections.
Dates: 1955-1965

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

Departmental Admissions and Policies files, 1970-1971

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 21 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Departmental Admissions and Policies meeting minutes.
Dates: Other: 1970-1971

Doctoral Admissions and Standards Committee files, 1958-1970

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 21 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Doctoral Admissions and Standards Committee meeting minutes.
Dates: Other: 1958-1970

Files from the office of Dean, 1953-1960

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 5
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1953-1960

Files from the office of Dean Antone K. Romney, 1955-1965

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 13
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1955-1965

Files from the office of Dean Antone K. Romney, 1961-1968

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 17
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1961-1968

Files from the office of Dean Asahel D. Woodruff, 1954-1960

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 7
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1954-1960