Lily\Events Before The Revolutionary War

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  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    It was when the British put taxes on paper and lead to help pay for the French and Indian War. The King of Britain started the Stamp Act.
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  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    On March 5, Patriots were throwing snowballs and the British took it the wrong way and started shooting, Five people died.
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  • Boson Tea Party

    Boson Tea Party
    The Sons of Liberty were mad that the Brtish put taxes on tea. They boarded a merchant ship as Mohawk Indians and dumped cases of tea into the Boston Harbor.
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  • Paul Revere's Ride

    Paul Revere's Ride
    Seven hundred British soldiers were sent to destroy the colonists' weapons depot. Robert Newman climbed the steeple and put one lantern by land, two by sea.
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  • Lexington and Concord

    Lexington and Concord
    Lexington and Concord were where the first shots of the American Revolutionary War were fired. They were trying to protect their stash of guns and gun powder.