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1933 needlecraft cover april pocohantas | by Embroiderist
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1933 needlecraft cover april pocohantas

although the usuall spelling is now Pocahantas Mrs Harbeson used the Algonquin spelling of Pocohantas

which is from poco huntas a word that meant Tomboy. Pocahantas by the way was a nick name.

Pocahanta's real name or birthname was Matoaka

cover art by American needlework artist Georgiana Brown (Mrs. Frank Godwin) Harbeson 1894 -1980

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Taken circa 1920