Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Letter from Alfred L. Mathias to George M. Modlin

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Title

Letter from Alfred L. Mathias to George M. Modlin

Description

In this letter, Alfred L. Mathias of the A. L. Mathias food service company writes to University of Richmond President George M. Modlin in order to convince him to switch to his food service. Mathias claims that it may not be possible to serve food to college students “’just like mother used to make,’” but it is possible to serve it “like mother used to serve it!"

Source

Letter from Alfred L. Mathias to George M. Modlin, 31 October 1958, RG 6.2.4 Box 25 Folder 14 "Dining Room", University Archives, Virginia Baptist Historical Society.

Date

1958-10-31

Language

English

Type

Identifier

UA6.2.4.25.14-19581031.JPG

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Citation

Mathias, Alfred L., “Letter from Alfred L. Mathias to George M. Modlin,” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed September 25, 2020, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/3370.