Boston Tea Party, (December 16, 1773), incident in which 342 chests of tea belonging to the British East India Company were thrown from ships into Boston Harbor by American patriots disguised as Mohawk Indians. The Americans were protesting both a tax on tea (taxation without representation) and the perceived monopoly of the East India Company.

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Mar 18, 2013  · The colonists, not fans of "taxation without representation", reacted by dumping tea into the Boston Harbor, a night now known as the Boston Tea Party. Ben Labaree gets into the nitty-gritty of.

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The Boston Tea Party was a political and mercantile protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, Massachusetts, on December 16, 1773. The target was the Tea Act of May 10, 1773, which allowed the British East India company to sell tea from China in American colonies without paying taxes apart from those imposed by the Townshend Acts.

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During the Boston Tea Party in December 1773, a group of American colonists threw three shiploads of tea into Boston Harbor to illustrate their opposition to taxation without representation. The resulting legal punishments were called the Coercive Acts by the British and the Intolerable Acts by the Americans.

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Jul 27, 2019  · This Day in History: 12/16/1773 – The Boston Tea Party. It was on December 16, 1773 that American rebels disguised themselves as Indians and threw 342 chests of British Tea into the Boston Harbor, paving the way for the American Revolution. December 16 also.

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Interesting Boston Tea Party Facts: The Boston Tea Party took place a few years after the Boston Massacre, which took place on March 5th, 1770. Most American colonists consumed, on average, 2 to 3 cups of tea each day. This equaled approximately two million pounds of tea among 3.

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Tea Party Hundreds of men, disguised as Mohawk Indians, went to Boston Harbor and dumped 342 chests of tea into the water. As a result of this, the British passed the Coercive Acts, a series of laws passed to punish Massachusetts.

Timeline of Events of the Boston Tea Party Timeline created by revjohnsubbu. In History. Apr 5, 1764. Parliament passes the Sugar Act. Boston Massacre: When colonists threatened the British soldiers, they fired back at the Bostonians killing 5 people. This event was used as propaganda to influence more people to support the patriot cause

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The following broadside from the Boston Gazette announces the event that came to be known as the Boston "tea party." What attitude does the writer of this broadside display toward the tea party? What steps did the writer recommend to stop the importation of tea into the colonies? View the original document from An American Time Capsule. Use.

1773 – 1774: Boston Tea Party When the king sends ships full of English tea to Boston and blockades the harbor to force the colonists to unload the cargo and pay taxes, Patriots Samuel Adams and other Sons of Liberty decide to hold a Tea Party – in Boston Harbor.

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1774- March 31st- Boston Port Bill passed by the British Parliament in response to the Boston Tea Party (Ford, 2011) May 20th- The Administration of Justice Act and the Massachusetts Government Act were passed by the British Parliament (Ford, 2011) June 2nd- The Quartering Act was passed by the British Parliament. (“Boston tea party”, 2012)

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