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TitleAncient American Races
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1888
AuthorsRobinson, C. H.
MagazineThe Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star
Issue Number3
Date Published16 January 1888
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Ancient America – North America; Ancient America – South America; Archaeology; Native Americans – Olmec; Race

This article is a report of Professor Chad H. Robinson’s lecture on the ancient American races. At a Salt Lake City theatre he displayed five mummified Olmec people that were discovered in Arizona. These mummies are of a white race that existed in ancient America. The article describes the discovery of manuscripts and artifacts in Central and South America that support the Book of Mormon.