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TitleCopilco—Ancient Burying Ground
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1942
AuthorsDibble, Charles E.
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number10
Date PublishedOctober 1942
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Archaeology; Burial; Mexico; Volcanic Eruption

A series of brief comments in which the author presents archaeological findings, architectural notes, and myths and legends that deal indirectly with the Book of Mormon. Dibble discusses the wheel, ancient irrigation methods, metals, Mexican and Mayan codices, Quetzalcoatl, ancient buildings, and numerous other related items. The seventeenth part covers the ancient cemetery at Copilco.