The history of the United States of America began a mere four hundred years ago and has been one of the most prestigious and respectable countries to ever exist. It began with hundreds of eager pilgrims and adventurist who wanted to leave their homes in England and start new lives in the North American continent. […]

The Boston Tea Party was a political protest that occured on December 16, 1773. At Griffin’s Wharf in Boston Massachusetts. American colonist, frustrated and angry at britain for imposing “taxation without representation”. Dumped 342 chest of british tea into the harbor. This act was a major defiance to british rule over colonist. It showed great […]

During the Revolutionary War, colonists were getting furiously tired of the tax acts. In protest of the latest Tea Act of 1773 where the British East India Company was granted a monopoly on selling tea in the American colonies, American patriots decided to stage a protest on December 16, 1773 dressed as Mohawk Indians per […]

On the night of December 16, 1773, about 60 Boston colonists disguised themselves as Mohawk Indians and boarded three East India Company ships. They were on a mission to dump the 342 crates of tea onboard into the Boston Harbor as retaliation for taxation without representation. Roughly 92,000 pounds (46 tons) of tea was now […]

Although acts such as the quartering acts, stamp act, and so on, led to the rise of the Boston Tea Party, the Tea Act was the last straw for the colonist. The Tea Act of 1773, allowed the British Indian Company to sell its tea directly to the colonies, underminding colonia tea merchants. Inspite of […]

Bostonians, like Philadelphians and New Yorkers were involved in the Dutch trade, that is, smuggling of tea and other commodities and got into colonial non-importation agreements. However, some Bostonian traders violated the nonimportation treaties by importing tea. This essay discusses the significance of the Boston tea Party, Events that provoked the Tea party, impact of […]

There were several different events that I considered discussing during the studied time frame, but the major historical event that most intrigued me the most is the Boston Tea Party. The Boston Tea Party was a political and mercantile protest led by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, Massachusetts on December 16, 1773. The Boston […]

British troops experienced been stationed in Boston due to the fact 1768 and gangs of local workers and sailors generally clashed with British troopers quartered in Boston. The Boston Tea Party happened December 16, 1773. The Boston Tea Occasion was a specified protest by American colonists in Boston which went versus the Tea Tax that […]

In the American background, a matter talked about in today’s heritage would be the Boston Tea Party. The Boston Tea Celebration is when 92,600 lbs . of tea ended up dumped into the Boston Harbor by Boston rebellions that decided to costume up as Mohawk Indians also known as the Sons of Liberty. The tea […]