Boston Tea Party
the story of the boston tea party
who was there
Many local colonists participated in this event. The majority of those colonists where members of the sons of liberty. Samuel Adams, the leader of the sons of liberty, was believed to have planned this.
what led to the hostitilly of the colonists
The British put taxes on colonial goods to pay for the French and Indian war. One night, colonists dressed as Mohawk Indians and dumped tea into the Boston harbor in protest of the tax on tea. Later, Britain charged the colonists for the tea but they refused to pay