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Ore into gold / Matthew King, 1999 September 28

Identifier: FA 2 Item
Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Matthew King, who collected information from an herbalist who requested to remain anonymous. The report discusses how the herbalist was studying old texts and found a formula for turning ore into gold, but a loud voice told her to leave it alone.


  • Other: 1999 September 28

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 p.

General note

Informant was female.
General note Creator's sex is unknown.
General note Collector was male.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States