Book of Mormon/Geography/Models/Hemispheric

Hemispheric Geography Models

Model Name Date Proposed Scope Narrow Neck Land North Land South Cumorah River Sidon Nephi's Landing Religion Type of model
General 1830s 1830 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Magdalena? Chile LDS External edit
Times and Seasons 1842 1842 HGT? Unclear Tehuantepec-NY? Unclear New York Unclear Colombia LDS External edit
Pratt 1866 1866 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Magdalena Chile LDS External edit
Com.-Maes 1880 1880 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Magdalena Chile LDS External edit
Reynolds 1880 1880 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Magdalena Chile LDS External edit
Plain Facts 1887 1887 HGT Panama Guatemala South America New York? Magdalena Chile? LDS Minimal external edit
Roberts 1888 1888 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Magdalena Chile LDS External edit
RLDS/Wes 1900? 1900 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Magdalena Chile RLDS External edit
Ricks 1904 1904 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America Unclear Magdalena Chile LDS External edit
Driggs 1925 1925 HGT Honduras Bay Panama to NY Southern Guatemala Guatemala Ulna Central America LDS External edit
Bagley 1927 1927 HGT Belize-Yucatan base South-Central Mexico Unclear New York Unclear Unclear LDS External edit
Sjodhal 1927 1927 HGT Tehuantepec Tehuantepec-NY Unclear New York Unclear Chile LDS External edit
Laytons 1940? 1940 HGT Tehuantepec Tehuantepec-NY Southern Mesoamerica, incl Yucatan New York Usumacinta Unclear LDS Internal and Minimal External edit
Wilde 1947 1947 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America? New York Unclear Chile? LDS External edit
Dixon 1958 1958 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America New York Unclear Central America LDS External edit
Le Poidevin 1977 1977 HGT Panama Panama to NY Other New York Maranon? Chile RLDS External edit
Curtis 1988 1988 LGT Niagara Peninsula Unclear Other New York Unclear Unclear LDS External edit
Hobby-Smith 1988 1988 HGT Panama Panama to NY South America Central Mexico Unclear Chile? LDS External edit
Olive 2001 2001 LGT  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work] LDS  [needs work] edit
Goble-May 2002 2002 LGT Niagara Peninsula New York/Upper Canada Eastern US/Midwest New York Mississippi Gulf of Mexico LDS External edit
Wunderli 2002 2002 HGT  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work]  [needs work] Critic  [needs work] edit

Table based on John L. Sorenson, The Geography of Book of Mormon Events: A Source Book (Provo, Utah: FARMS, revised edition, 1992), 32. AISN B0006QHZWE. off-site with additions and corrections by FairMormon Wiki editors.