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TitleThe Wheel in Ancient America
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1946
AuthorsFerguson, Thomas Stuart
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number12
Pagination785, 818–819
Date PublishedDecember 1946
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Ancient Near East; Archaeology; External Evidence; Mesopotamia; Wheels

This article argues against those that believe that the ancient Americans had no knowledge of the wheel by presenting five reproductions of wheeled toys and several scholarly views on the existence of such in Mesoamerica.