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TitleOld America: Jared
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1875
AuthorsO., G. M.
MagazineThe Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star
Issue Number15
Date Published13 April 1875
KeywordsGreat Flood; Jaredite Barges; Jaredites; Mythology; Native Americans – K'iche'; Popol Vuh; Tower of Babel

This series gives a brief synopsis of Jaredite history including their sailing to the American continent from the Tower of Babel. It also cites many ancient American flood myths that relate to the biblical story of the flood at the time of Noah. The third and final part discusses the myths contained in the Popol Vuh.