Pre-Revolutionary

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In History
  • Plroclimation

    Laws about the land gained after the French and Indian War
  • The Sugar Act

    Grenville lowered a previous tax on sugar to lower smuggling
  • The Stamp Act

    All items named in the law had to carry a stamp showing you payed.
  • The Quartering Act

    Colonists had to house and take care of the british soldiers.
  • The Townshend Act

    Taxed goods such as glass, paper, paint, lead and tea.
  • Boston Massacre

    Colonists were yelling insults and throwing snowballs which in turn caused soldiers to shoot.
  • The Tea Act

    A law that continued the tax on tea.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Colonists disguised as native americans threw 342 chests of tea into the ocean.
  • The Intolerable Acts

    This act punished Massachusetts for the boston tea party.
  • The First Continental Congress

    The congress was a meeting with one representative from 12 colonies.
  • Lexington & Concord

    Soldiers arrived in boston and as colonists were walking away a shot was fired.