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Hyde, Ronald G., 1929-



  • Existence: 1929-

Biographical History

Ronald G. Hyde (born 1929) was an academic administrator in Utah.

Ronald Gregory Hyde was born in 1929 in Idaho to Milton Deronda Hyde and Mildred Yvonne Gregory. He attended Brigham Young University, and married Mary Helen Frampton in 1956.

In 1958, Hyde joined the administration of Brigham Young University as the alumni fund director. Over the course of his career at the university he advanced to serve as executive director of the alumni association, special assistant to the president for development and alumni relations, assistant executive vice president-university relations, and assistant to the president-university relations. He was also involved in professional organizations, and served as national board chair of the American Alumni Council between 1973 and 1974.

Hyde was also deeply involved in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and served in various leadership positions. This included time as a bishop, mission president, and stake president.

He retired from the university in 1994.

Ronald G. Hyde files, 1985-1993

Shull, B. Brigham Young University L. Tom Perry Special Collections worksheet, 2002 (Ronald G. Hyde, b. 1929)

Deseret news, Nov. 9, 1993 (Ronald G. Hyde; advancement vice president; retired from Brigham Young University, 1994; began work at university in 1958 as alumni fund director; also served as executive director of the alumni association, special assistant to the president for development and alumni relations, assistant executive vice president-university relations, and assistant to the president-university relations; 1973-1974, national chairman of the board of the American Alumni Council; native of Rupert, Idaho; served as bishop, mission president in England Birmingham Mission (1978-1981), stake president of Orem Utah Sharon Stake), via WWW, May 27, 2020 (Ronald G. Hyde; Ronald Gregory Hyde; b. 1929 in Idaho; parents: Milton Deronda Hyde and Mildred Yvonne Gregory; m. 1956 to Mary Helen Frampton; attended Brigham Young University; later joined faculty)

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni Association project records, 1907-1953

 Series — Box 6: Series 6 [Barcode: 31197231023075]
Identifier: UA 541 Series 6
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, blueprint, mementoes, financial reports, brochures, and other material for the Maeser Memorial Building Alumni Project, Loom or Weaving Project for Student Self Employment, Manavu Townsite Project, Old Y Bell Replica Project, SunDial Project, and proposed student activity building.

Dates: 1907-1953

Alumni Association records

 Collection — Box 21
Identifier: UA 541
Scope and Contents

Includes constitution, by-laws, and procedures of the Association. Also includes lists of officers, members, and organizations; also records of fund drives, activities and projects. Also includes receipt books, minutes, correspondence, surveys, news clippings, press releases, and class and club histories.

Dates: 1893-1980

Alumni Association records on 75th anniversary fund drive, 1950

 Series — Box 4: Series 4 [Barcode: 31197231023059]
Identifier: UA 541 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, mailing lists, fund appeals, mail orders, committee files, receipt books and account files, prospect files, General Authority, faculty, and student body solicitations.

Dates: 1950

Alumni Association records on alumni chapters and clubs, 1939-1951

 Series — Box 2: Series 2 [Barcode: 31197231023034]
Identifier: UA 541 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains chapter and club files, dating from between 1939 and 1951.

Dates: 1939-1951

Alumni Association records on alumni organization by stakes and regions, 1948-1954

 Series — Box 3: Series 3 [Barcode: 31197231023042]
Identifier: UA 541 Series 3
Scope and Contents

General file, stake files, mission files, general alumni files by assorted states, Alumni Council Regional Councilor file.

Dates: 1948-1954

Alumni Association records on fund drives, 1936-1956

 Series — Box 5: Series 5 [Barcode: 31197231023067]
Identifier: UA 541 Series 5
Scope and Contents

Contains files on drives for the Stadium House Fund, Field House Fund, Development Fund, "Charter Year" Fund, Paul Dixon Fund, Special Fund, and Souvenir Plate Project.

Dates: 1936-1956

Alumni Association surveys, 1974-1980

 Series — Box 20: Series 15 [Barcode: 31197231024172]
Identifier: UA 541 Series 15
Scope and Contents

Contains surveys on the attitudes of university alumni. Materials date from 1974 and 1980.

Dates: 1974-1980

Brigham Young University vice-presidential records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 927
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, reports, and subject files created by Ronald G. Hyde during his service in the following capacities at Brigham Young University (BYU): assistant to the president for University Relations, 1985-1989; executive assistant to the president, 1989-1990; executive assistant to the president for development and university relations, 1990-1992; and advancement vice president, 1992-1994. Topics include BYU athletics, service and seminar organizations, the Alumni Association,...
Dates: 1985-1993

Emeritus Club records, 1947-1966

 Series — Box 19: Series 12; Series 13; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231024164], Folder: 6-12
Identifier: UA 541 Series 13
Scope and Contents

Contains historical and annual meeting files, including correspondence, proposed constitution, plan of awards of citations, certificates, membership lists, Christmas card, Library Memorial Fund, printed programs, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1947-1966

National Coalition Against Legalized Gambling records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2046
Scope and Contents

Research materials on legalized gambling including organizational records, newspaper clippings, and magazines. The topics of the collection include types of gambling, the impact of gambling, and the involvement of the Mormon Church, the Christian Coalition, U.S. Baptist Churches, and other religious donominations in anti-gambling movement.

Dates: 1995-2005