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Central African Republic Colonial Records

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French Colonization (1885-1960)[edit | edit source]

The Central African Republic (formerly Ubangi-Shari) was colonized in 1885 by the French. Ubangi-Shari was given autonomy in 1958 and renamed the Central African Republic. In 1960, the country received it's independence from France. [1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Ubangi-Shari," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,, accessed 15 July 2019.