Bowling Green apartment lease for author James Baldwin
Lease for author James Baldwin's apartment during his visiting professorship at Bowling Green State University.
Edward J. Acton's response to Ernest Champion on behalf of James Baldwin
Letter from James Baldwin's agent, Edward J. Acton, to Ernest A. Champion, responding to Champion's October 7, 1976 invitation to James Baldwin to give a lecture at Bowling Green State University.
"Passage to America" speech by James Baldwin
Delivered on November 9, 1979 in the Bryan Recital Hall at Bowling Green State University.
Ernest A. Champion's initial proposal to James Baldwin
An 'exploratory' letter from Dr. Ernest Champion to James Baldwin, requesting his participation in a public lecture at BGSU.
Letter from Florence Alexis to James Baldwin
A letter from Florence Alexis, daughter of Haitian novelist and poet Jacques Stephen Alexis, to James Baldwin.
Invitation to JET Magazine for Baldwin's book release party
A letter to JET Magazine from Dr. Robert Perry inviting JET to attend the release party for James Baldwin's Just Above My Head at Dr. Perry's home in Toledo, Ohio.
Letter from Dr. Ernest Champion and Dr. Robert Perry to the actors in Message from a Region in His Mind production at BGSU
A letter from BGSU professors Robert Perry and Ernest Champion commending the actors in the production of Message from a Region in His Mind, an interpretation of the work of author James Baldwin. The production was staged by the Third World Theatre at BGSU's Department of Theatre & Film.
Letter from Joseph A. Walker to James Baldwin
Letter from Joseph A. Walker, playwright, director, and professor of theatre at Howard University, to James Baldwin.
Invitation to honorary dinner for James Baldwin
An invitation to a dinner in honor of James Baldwin at Bowling Green State University.
Images of James Baldwin teaching
Contact sheets containing photographic images of James Baldwin teaching at Bowling Green State University.
James Baldwin teaching and lecturing at BGSU
Photographs of James Baldwin teaching, lecturing, and sharing moments with students at Bowling Green State University during his time as a visiting professor.