10 euro: Martinique (Victor Schoelcher)

Series: France: Regions of France


Victor Schoelcher (22 July 1804, Paris - 25 December 1893, Houilles) was a French abolitionist writer in the 19th century and the main spokesman for a group from Paris who worked for the abolition of slavery, and formed an abolition society in 1834. He worked especially hard for the abolition of slavery on the Caribbean islands.
10 euro Martinique (Victor Schoelcher) - 2012 - Series: Regions of France - France