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Title Cocke-Spur view 16 from scrapbook
Dates of Creation May 4, 1914
Scope & Content Photograph of the Cocke family and their honored guests in front of the pergola at "Cocke-Spur", the Orchard Hill residence of Mr. Lucian Hayward Cocke and Sarah (Johnson) Hagan Cocke, his wife, just prior to the May 4, 1914 reception for Vice President and Mrs.Thomas R. Marshall. Seated from left to right in the first row are: Mattie Cocke, sister of Lucian Cocke, Lois Marshall, wife of Vice President Thomas Marshall, Araminta Kern, wife of Senator John Kern, and Charles Francis Cocke, son of Lucian Cocke. Standing from left to right in the second row are: Col. Alfred B. Williams, Mary Stuart (Cocke) Goodwin, daughter of Lucian Cocke, Harry St. George Tucker, Miss Frances Mingea (fiancee of Charles Francis Cocke), Lucian Hayward Cocke, Vice President Thomas R. Marshall, and Sarah (Johnson) Hagan Cocke. Lucian Hayward Cocke and Mattie Cocke were two of the children of Dr, Charles Lewis Cocke, founder and former President of Hollins Institute, later Hollins College, and now Hollins University. Senator John Kern was not present for this occasion as he had been called back to Washington, D.C. on urgent business.This photograph appears on page 18 of a scrapbook titled "Cocke-Spur" formerly owned by Sarah (Johnson) Hagan Cocke. See "Vice Presidential Candidate Had Carvins Cove Summer Home" by George Kegley in the 2002 Journal of the History Museum of Western Virginia for identification of individuals.

Year Range from 1914.0
Year Range to 1914.0
Subjects Bunting
Clothes
Clothing & dress
Dogwood
Flags
Furniture
Men
Men & women
Pergolas
Receptions
Residences
Vice presidents
Women
Women's clothing
Search Terms Cocke-Spur
Cockespur
Hollins Institute
Hollins University
Orchard Hill
Roanoke City, Virginia
Washington, DC
People Cocke, C. F.
Cocke, C. Francis
Cocke, Charles F.
Cocke, Charles L.
Cocke, Charles Lewis
Cocke, Lucian
Cocke, Lucian H.
Cocke, Lucian Howard
Cocke, Mary Stuart
Cocke, Mattie
Cocke, Sarah Johnson Hagan
Goodwin, Mary Stuart Cocke
Kegley, George
Kern, Araminta
Kern, John
Kern, John W.
Kern, Mrs. John W.
Marshall, Lois
Marshall, Mrs. Thomas R.
Marshall, Thomas R.
Mingea, Miss Frances
Tucker, Harry St. George
Tucker, Henry St. George
Williams, A. B.
Williams, Alfred B.
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 022\20090219.JPG
Number of images 1.0
Object Name Scrapbook
Catalog Number 2009.02.19
Extent of Description 9" x 11" photo affixed to scrapbook page