Colonial Unrest Comic - Charlotte Pratt

Updated: 9/5/2021
Colonial Unrest Comic - Charlotte Pratt

Storyboard Text

  • Proclamation of 1763
  • See George, I told'ya we should've built closer to your parents.
  • Sugar Act
  • Quartering Act
  • When can we have our house back?
  • The colonists aren't allowed to settle west of a certain line
  • Stamp Act
  • Molasses was taxed heavily, causing many people to smuggle it.
  • Declaratory Act
  • According to King George III, we now own you and you can't do anything about it!
  • Colonists were required to house British troops, and give them the food and supplies that they needed.
  • Townshend Act
  • You see... It's not exactly a tax...
  • The colonists were enraged by the Stamp Act.
  • This isn't gonna stay peaceful for long
  • The British decided that they now had full authority over all of the colonies.
  • The British tried to sneak in small taxes for certain items.