Professor of mathematics, 1946-1982; coordinator of National Science Foundation Mathematics Summer Institute, 1960-1974. The collection includes correspondence of Jay Folkert and from friends and relatives to J. H. Koopman of Overisel, Michigan, death notice of Henry Kollen, school certificates of Geziena Kollen Koopman, Overisel Centennial Calendar, reports, photographs, articles, biographical information, his World War II memories in written form, oral history audio file and transcript (2007) (digitized), an article titled “Some Recollections about the Hope College Preparatory School” (1997), memos, chapel talks, and a bibliography. Subjects include the Hope College mathematics department and mathematical education.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0053.20. Folkert, Jay E. (1916-2011). Papers, 1943-2011. 1.00 linear ft. PARTIALLY RESTRICTED" (2012). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 369.
October 12, 2012.