France and Britain both claimed the Ohio River Valley as their own territory. This caused tension which led to the French and Indian war.
In 1763 the Proclamation claiming that nobody was allowed to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains. This caused restrictions on moving west.
In Boston, Colonists threw snowballs and other things at British soldiers. Five colonists die from British soldiers shooting into the crowd.
Bostonians dressed as Indians and dumped 340 chests of tea into the Boston Harbor. After this the Boston Harbor was closed until all the tea was paid for. This picture shows the Bostonians paying for the tea.
The Townshend Act put a direct tax on glass, paper, paint, lead, tea. Colonist were furious with this a took to the streets of Boston to protest.
Taxes aren't sweet, this must be beat!
The Stamp Act required colonists to pay for a stamp on all paper products. As a result angry colonists would tar and feather tax collectors.,