Unknown Story
Updated: 11/25/2020
Unknown Story

Storyboard Text

  • Hey catch up
  • welcome to the stamp shop
  • Huge stamp
  • im here to tax you
  • I like turtles
  • Hi
  • tax us we will take represenitives
  • After Britain won the Seven Years' War and gained land in North America, it issued the Royal Proclamation of 1763, which prohibited American colonists from settling west of Appalachia.The Treaty of Paris, which marked the end of the French and Indian War, granted Britain a great deal of valuable North American land. Proclemation of 1763
  • i impose new taxes
  • what is this bs
  • Stamp act, The new tax required all legal documents including commercial contracts, newspapers, wills, marriage licenses, diplomas, pamphlets, and playing cards in the American colonies to carry a tax stamp.The Stamp Act was the first direct tax used by the British government to collect revenues from the colonies.
  • get them
  • taxation without representation that reflected the resentment of American colonists at being taxed. A British Parliament to which they elected no representatives and became an anti-British slogan.
  • last four hurry up
  • The taxes that were imposed by the Townshend Acts of 1767 were important because they helped to reignite anger in the colonies against England. England. Just the year before, Parliament had repealed the Stamp Tax after heated protests from the colonies.
  • The event in Boston helped to unite the colonies against Britain.What started as a minor fight became a turning point in the beginnings of the American Revolution.
  • The Boston Tea Party was a raid that took place in the Boston Harbor in 1773, during which American colonists dumped shiploads of tea into the water to protest a British tax on tea.This event was important because it fueled the tension that had already begun between Britain and America.