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The Spaulding Manuscript and the Book of Mormon
|Title||The Spaulding Manuscript and the Book of Mormon|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1888|
|Magazine||The Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star|
|Date Published||27 August 1888|
|Keywords||Book of Mormon Authenticity; Book of Mormon Authorship; Spaulding Manuscript; Spaulding, Solomon|
Hayes compares the contents of the Spaulding manuscript with the Book of Mormon. The Spaulding manuscript is a story of a Roman named Fabius who was blown off course traveling from Britain to America in the 4th century A.D. Hayes writes that nothing is similar in the Book of Mormon to what is contained in the Spaulding Manuscript.
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