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TitleMexican and Mayan Codices
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1940
AuthorsDibble, Charles E.
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number8
Pagination464–465, 504–506
Date PublishedAugust 1940
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Codex; Native Americans – Aztec; Native Americans – Maya; Recordkeeping; Writing System

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 first part covers Mexican and Mayan codices.