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Article about Martha L. Cocke ("Miss Matty"), second president of Hollins University, alumna, faculty member, and daughter of Charles Lewis Cocke, founder of Hollins. As published in the Dictionary of Virginia Biography.
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Beth S. Harris. "Martha Louisa Cocke." In The Dictionary of Virginia Biography, Vol. 3, edited by Sara B. Bearss et al., 334–335. Richmond: Library of Virginia, 2006.