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1764 Sugar Act Tax revenue that increased duty on foreign sugar received bitter protests. 1763 End of French and Indian War Saw British’s vulnerability, Unjust Proclamation of 1763, and brought colonies closer together. 1765 Quartering Act Colonies provide food & quarters for British Troops. 1765 Stamp Act A stamp tax to raise revenues to support new military forces, which many colonist refused to comply with . 1765 Stamp Act Congress In New York, 27 delegates from 9 states drew up a statement of their rights to the king. 1766 Declaratory Act Parliament repeal the Stamp Act and passed this act stating that Parliament had the right “to bind” the colonies “in all cases whatsoever.” 1767 Townshend Act Tax on glass, white lead, paper, paint, and tea, that were use to pay royal governors and judges in America. 1768 British Troops occupy Boston Because of breakdown of law and order, for British officials. 1770 Boston Massacre British Troops were faced with many townsmen and fired without reason, killing many innocent
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This note was uploaded on 10/27/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Gotman during the Spring '08 term at NYU.

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