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TitleThe Horse in Ancient America
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1928
Secondary AuthorsWidtsoe, John A.
MagazineThe Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star
Issue Number17
Date Published26 April 1928
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Ancient America – North America; Ancient America – South America; Archaeology; Horses

Through historical, scientific, and scholarly evidence, this article shows that there were indeed horses in ancient America, well before Spaniards. Nephi stated in the Book of Mormon that horses were found upon their arrival in the promised land.