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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 79 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

Files from the office of Dean Asahel D. Woodruff, 1954-1964

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 9
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1954-1964

Files from the office of Dean Asahel Woodruff, 1955-1961

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 23
Scope and Contents note Deans Council Meeting minutes. Personnel correspondence, applications, and records. Department of Instruction and College of Education Faculty meeting minutes.
Dates: Other: 1955-1961

Files from the office of Dean Asahel Woodruff, 1956-1957

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 26
Scope and Contents note Correspondence with Harvey L. Taylor.
Dates: Other: 1956-1957