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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:

Laboratory School scrapbooks, 1935-1964

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 564 Series 14
Scope and Contents note Contains scrapbooks of Brigham Young High School Highlites, general activities, Hi-Steppers, basketball tournaments (including news clippings on the National Invitation Tournament), Laboratory School Parent-Teacher Association, and Parent-Teacher Association history, and two programs. Dates range from 1935-1964.
Dates: 1935-1964

Laboratory School secondary school files, 1955-1956

 Series — Box: 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 564 Series 4
Scope and Contents note Contains a copy of the annual report of Brigham Young High School. Dates range from 1955-1956.
Dates: 1955-1956

Laboratory School student council files, 1939-1968

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 564 Series 9
Scope and Contents note Contains meeting minutes, policy and procedures, constitution, student officer duties, budgets, histories, and other materials in chronological order. Dates range from 1939-1968.
Dates: 1939-1968

Laboratory School student government files, 1939-1968

 Series — Box: 5, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: UA 564 Series 8
Scope and Contents note Contains the Advisor to Student Council notes, reports, and procedures; assembly/program/concert programs scripts, and procedures; awards assembly programs and procedures; and conference leadership material, information guide and addresses. Dates range from 1939-1968.
Dates: 1939-1968

Laboratory School teaching guides, 1950-1969

 Series — Box: 17, Folder: 1-6
Identifier: UA 564 Series 24
Scope and Contents note Contains materials and handbooks for teachers and student teachers, files on organization for administrative functions, comprehending students, and a BY High handbook. Dates range from approximately 1950-1969.
Dates: 1950-1969

Laboratory School training school photographs, approximately 1896-1969

 Series — oversize: 15
Identifier: UA 564 Series 20
Scope and Contents note Various photographs of student classes and activities of the Training School. Dates range from approximately 1896-1969.
Dates: approximately 1896-1969

Oral history interview with Antone K. Romney

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 20
Scope and Contents Interview by C. Garn Coombs with Antone Romney concerning his experiences as a student at Brigham Young University, and later as Dean of Students at BYU. Includes transcript and sound recording.
Dates: 1977

Other College of Education publications and reports, 1965-1968

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Reports, manuals, interpretive sutides, program files, ideas, etc.
Dates: Other: 1965-1968

Printed matter transferred from College of Education, 1950-1971

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 19
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: Includes correspondence, minutes, reports, comparative graphic charts, booklets, manuals, studies, catalogues, student publications, policy statements, memoranda, bulletins, news clippings, and payroll schedules.
Dates: Other: 1950-1971