Traces of sophisticated cultures remain across what is today the United States and Canada.
Clovis: c. 11,200 - c. 10,900 B.C.E.
Among the first evidence of human activity in North America, Clovis culture is named for Clovis, New Mexico where spearpoints were first found.
c. 4500 B.C.E. - c. 1450 C.E.
The term "moundbuilders" refers to numerous Native American cultures, including the Adena, Hopewell, and Mississippian.
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Indigenous cultures in the United States and Canada before the arrival of Europeans.