I cannot speak French so this is not in my future, however, I love this old parchment look. I have a very keen interest in archives. I want to preserve the past for the future and that is why I have posted this pin.
Emancipation Proclamation, Abraham Lincoln signed this document, which went into effect on January during the American Civil War. The Emancipation Proclamation freed "all persons held as slaves" in the rebellious (Confederate) states.