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“Book of Mormon Archaeology,” A Rich Source for LDS Folklore
|Title||“Book of Mormon Archaeology,” A Rich Source for LDS Folklore|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1999|
|Secondary Authors||Sorenson, John L.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||Archaeology; Folklore; Izapa; Izapa Stela 5; Stela 5|
Excerpts from a letter written in 1962 reveal how Jakeman’s interpretation of Stela 5 quickly stimulated a body of folklore among some Latter-day Saints.
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