Kiowa Interview

Discussions with Kathy Gillespie (Kiowa).

  • Kiowa - Part I
    An introductory Kiowa Christian hymn; family discussions and enrollment in Kiowa tribe; visits to Oklahoma as a child; revitalization of family in the Kiowa tradition; generations of Kiowa in Oklahoma.
  • Kiowa - Part II
    Kathy's grandfather's position in the community; the gourd clan, Ohoma Lodge, and Black Leggings Society; grandfather's regalia items - beadwork and sash; dolls; discussions of the sodalities; rattles and regalia styles of the sodalities.
  • Kiowa - Part III
    Family photos of Kathy [Ware] Gillespie (Kiowa).