Taxes on indigo!? What will I die my clothing with.
Who's fault was it? Read and see!
Colonists's reaction to Sugar Act
French and Indian war- It started because of a disagreement over who could control the Ohio River Valley because both sides wanted more land and expand their settlements areas so eventually they decided to put Militias to attack the enemy.
NEW LAW RATIFIED BY BRITISH CONGRESS: ALL PAPER DOCUMENTS MUST HAVE STAMPS!!!!
Sugar Act- It was a time where the British put taxes on sugar,wine,indigo, and molasses.
Colonists's reaction to the stamp act
NO TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION
The colonists were upset about this because they would buy these items and sell them to others so they decided to boycott these goods.
BOYCOTT ALL THESE GOODS!
Stamp Act- It was a tax that the British government put on the colonists which meant they had to put stamps on all paper documents and the stamps were very expensive.
The colonists started protesting and stating the famous phrase, "No taxation without representation!" They also created a Stamp Act Congress, where they talked about how they're going to keep on protesting.