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A raid on the British ships by American colonists disguised

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Katherine Newcomb

on 29 June 2017

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Transcript of A raid on the British ships by American colonists disguised

The Boston Tea PArty by KaT
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The Boston Tea Party
A raid on the British ships by American colonists disguised as Indians. After the refusal to turn the ships back, the colonists decided to dump three hundred and forty two chests of tea into the Atlantic Ocean.
Before - The Boston Tea Party
- After French and Indian War > Salutary Neglect Over

- Non Importation Agreements

British East India Company
- Wasn't going well > bankruptcy
- Wanted to merge with American Tea Business
- This would have drawbacks for the American colonists.
British Ships Arrive
- Mass Demonstrations
- Taxation without Representation

Thomas Hutchinson
- Governor
- Disagreed with colonists
- "Abridgment of what are English Liberties"
- Fled
John Rowe and Francis Rotch
- Ship Owners
- Wouldn't Return to England with Tea aboard
Samuel Adams
- Boston Committee of Correspondence
-Letter > unity of colonies
British Angry with American Colonists
- Intolerable Acts
- Different Opinions
-Boston Port Act
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