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.
Letter from Dr. Ernest Champion to Chinua Achebe
Letter from Ernest A. Champion to Chinua Achebe, inviting Achebe to be a guest of honor and chief speaker at BGSU's annual African Conference.
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.
Flier for James Baldwin's "Passage to America" lecture at BGSU
Campus flier for James Baldwin's "Passage to America" lecture at Bowling Green State University
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.
Letter to James Baldwin from Dr. Ernest A. Champion
A letter to James Baldwin from Dr. Ernest A. Champion reflecting on Baldwin's three-day visit to Bowling Green State University.