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Term: Cameroun

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Earliest inhabitants of region were Pygmies; Bantu-speakers followed & then Muslim Fulani 11th-19th cen.; was part of Cameroons 1869-1922, under German, later Anglo-French control; united with former British trust territory, S Cameroons, in 1961; officiallanguages are French & English, though 24 major African languages are also spoken.

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mid 20th century
collected between 1960-1973
early 20th century
mid 20th century
mid 20th century