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Clyde Stanley Romney mission papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 7600

Scope and Contents

Contains the mission materials of Clyde Stanley Romney, dating from 1941 to 1944. These include his missionary journal, mission records, missionary handbook, church materials, and church books.


  • 1941-1944


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Clyde Stanley Romney mission papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Clyde Stanley Romney (1919-1986) was an accountant and ecclesastical leader in Provo, Utah.

Romney was born October 12, 1919 to Park and Mary Vilate Lee Romney in Cornish, Utah. In 1941, he served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to the California Mission. In 1943, he served in World War II in the Seabees. He married Marion Young Romney in the Salt Lake Temple in 1943. He later settled in Provo, Utah, where he worked for U.S. Steel as an accountant. He served in the Church as a bishop and a stake clerk. Clyde Stanley Romney died December 17, 1986 in Provo.


1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Materials left in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by Marion Y. Romney in 2008.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Marion Y. Romney; 2008.


Sheds light on life as a missionary during the years of World War II. Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.VII, August 2007).

Processing Information

Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John Murphy, Curator; 2010.

Register of the Clyde Stanley Romney mission papers
Elizabeth Ballif, student manuscript processor, and John Murphy, Curator
2010 June 3
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States