Betty Buffalo Nixon Interview

Abstract/Description: Betty S. Buffalo Nixon, Kiowa beadworker, daughter of Homer Buffalo & Alice Ahtapty and granddaughter of Mary Yeagetaupt Buffalo & Charlie Oheltoint or Buffalo, talks about her life and that of her grandmother, Mary Buffalo. Other topics include her memories of Susie Peters and Alice Marriott, her childhood, the Kiowa language, and her beadwork. The interview was recorded in Betty Nixon's home in Wichita, Kansas on September 18, 2003.
Subject(s): Beadwork Great Plains 20th century
Kiowa Indians Biography
Kiowa language Oklahoma
Nixon, Betty S., 1926-
Buffalo, Mary Yeagetaupt, d. 1939.
Oheltoint, Charles, d. 1934.
Marriott, Alice Lee, 1910-
Peters, Susan Ryan, 1873-1965