In the 1800's people would come around town to collect taxes then something called the stamp act started and instead of paying in money they payed in stamps.
Treaty of Paris
The Boston Massacre was a cause to the american revolution because British troops killed colonists who lived there and then they fought back witch started a fight.
The First Continental Congress
Angry Bostonians known as the sons of liberty boarded a British tea vessel dressed as Indians and dumped all of its tea in Boston harbor in protest of the tea tax.This event resulted in the intolerable acts.
Declaration Of Independence
This document Outlined thee terms of British surrender in 1783. It's ratification officially ended the revolution, making America a free country.
In September 1774, 56 colonial leaders met in Philadelphia. They represented 12 of the 13 British colonies in north America. Only Georgia did not send delegates.
The purpose of this iconic American document was to tell the world why America was breaking away from British rule.