Unformatted text preview: interference from the English empire. The Ships in the background represent the Boston Tea Party which was one of the major acts of defiance towards the new taxes and ultimately lead to the American Revolution. This image relates to the growing rift between the colonies and English because it symbolizes that the colonist are not happy with the way they are being treated by not having a say in what taxes are levied on them by the English parliament and that they will fight back by humiliating the taxmen and boycott English goods that come into the harbor....
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- Spring '11
- Boston Tea Party, American Revolution, seven years, Unfair taxes, Brandon Hunter