Proclamation Act

October 7, 1763 by King George III

About

The purpose of the proclamation was to organize Great Britain's new North America empire and to stabilize relations with Native Americans.

  • Regulation of trade
  • Settlement
  • Land purchases

Response and Reaction

The colonists fought with the French and Indians while blood was shed to keep their land. They began to question the consequences of their actions.

  • What is going to happen to the colonists already settled in the west?
  • Why restrict us from moving west?

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