The Jud Hartmann Gallery Neogo-ka, a bronze sculpture by Jud Hartmann

The native women have such a fine shape and regular features as to make them appear like statues in bronze done by a masterly hand".

Runs Like a Deer

Runs Like
a Deer

Neogo Ka: Yeda: Ke's

" ...there was no likelihood of our catching them for they are as swift as horses."

Champlain, voyages (1604-18)

"very comely with good features, many pretty brownettoes and spider-fingered lasses among them."

Josselyn (1674)

"The men and the women are well formed, strong and robust. There is a moderate number of pleasing and pretty girls in respect to figure, color and expression all being in harmony ... there are among these tribes powerful women on extraordinary height."

Champlain, voyages (1604-18)

"... if we begin with physical advantages, I will say that they possess these in abundance: they are tall, erect, strong, well proportioned and agile."

Fr. Paul LeJeune, Relations (1634)

"The native women have such a fine shape and regular features as to make them appear like statues in bronze done by a masterly hand."

Robert Beverly (1705)

Bronze edition: 10     Height: 16"