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5000 year long Mayan age 3114 BCE - 1755 CE 4869
Archaic period of Mesoamerica 3500 - 2000 1500
Norte Chico 3100 - 1900 1200
Caral 2600 - 2000 600
Pre-Olmec cultures 2500 - 1600 900
 
 
- 2000 Olmec civilization from which many aspects of Maya culture are derived. Village farming becomes established throughout Maya regions.