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Miller, Melvin C. (Melvin Charles), 1906-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1906-1986

Biographical History

Melvin C. Miller (1906-1986) was a Brigham Young University student in the 1920s.

Citation

The par check collection and absorption of exchange controversies, 1949: t.p. (Melvin C. Miller)

OCLC database Jan. 27, 2009 (hdg.: Miller, Melvin Charles, 1906- ; usage: Melvin C. Miller)

FamilySearch, via WWW, Sept. 27, 2016 (Melvin Charles Miller; b. Nov. 18, 1906 in American Fork, Utah; parents: Charles Richard and Rose May Stringham Miller; grew up in American Fork and Manti; graduated from Manti High School, 1924; graduated from Brigham Young University, 1927; taught business at Nephi High School for one year; worked for New York Central Railroad, 1928-1929; began working for the American Bankers Association, Oct. 1929; MBA at New York University and the Graduate School of Banking of the American Bankers Association; convention director from 1954 until his retirement in 1972; taught at Stonier Graduate School of Banking, 1948-1972; commissioned as a major and later lieutenant colonel with the United States Air Force Reserve; graduate of the Air Command and Staff School and of the Industrial College of Armed Forces; served in Finance Department at Mitchell Air Force Base; served in the controller’s office of the Continental Air Command; received Distinguished Alumni Award from Brigham Young University, 1984; m. Oct. 21, 1931 to Ada Hasler in the Salt Lake Temple; lived in Bronxville, New York, 1943-1973; served in Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in superintendency of the Queens Ward, branch presidency of the Westchester Branch, Sunday School superintendent of New York Stake; moved to Salt Lake City follow retirement; served on administrative staff at Westminster College, 1974-1976; d. Jan. 29, 1986 in Salt Lake City, Utah)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Melvin C. Miller hand-painted beanie

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3007
Scope and Contents A royal blue beanie with a hand-painted cougar representing Brigham Young University, and letter "J." The beanie belonged to Melvin Miller.
Dates: 1920-1929

Report of semi-centennial celebration of the founding of Brigham Young University

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 894
Scope and Contents Record of events held as part of the semicentennial celebration, compiled by A. Rex Johnson and Melvin C. Miller. Includes transcripts of talks. Also includes a photograph showing people and parade floats in front of the Maeser Building. Speakers included George H. Brimhall, Willard Young, Adam S. Bennion, David J. Wilson, Herbert E. Bolton, Heber J. Grant, Franklin S. Harris, E. G. Peterson, John A. Widtsoe, Richard R. Lyman, and others. Includes a report on the dedication of the Heber J....
Dates: 1925