Boston Tea Party
DECEMBER 16, 1773
" No taxation without representation "
The Boston Tea Party was a protest by the Sons of Liberty on December 16,1773. The Sons of Liberty dressed up as Indans and dumped out in the Boston Harbor a full ship of tea send from an East Indian Company . they did this in defiance of the Tea Act on May 10 ,1773.
The whole reason why the Boston Tea party was formed was because the high tax on tea.
The Sons of Liberty
This is an example of what the Sons of Liberty did on December 16,1773.
The Tea Act
the tea act was what started the whole prodlem it was a new law the had made the taxt on tea so high .
The Boston Tea Party
Boston Harbor map
This map shows the location of were the ships were at and the Boston Harbor were the tea was dumped
December 16, 1773