Amelia Farrugia

The Boston Tea Party

On December 16,1773,The Boston Tea Party took place. The colonist dressed up as Mohawk Indians and dumped over 300 packages of tea.Over sixty colonist threw tea into the water.

All this tea was dumped into Boston Harbor. The tea had to be bought from a certain store because the other ones had high sales tax. The people who threw the tea in, got all of the tea from only one store.