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Boston Massacre - Wikipedia


The Boston Massacre, known as the Incident on King Street by the British, was an incident on March 5, 1770, in which British Army soldiers killed five male ...

Boston Massacre Historical Society


Your complete resource on the event. Pictures, documents, location, trial, participants, timeline and much more.

The Boston Massacre - Mar 05, 1770 - HISTORY.com


The Sons of Liberty, a Patriot group formed in 1765 to oppose the Stamp Act, advertised the “Boston Massacre” as a battle for American liberty and just cause for ...

Boston Massacre - USHistory.org


The Boston Massacre was a street fight that occurred on March 5, 1770, ... The presence of British troops in the city of Boston was increasingly unwelcome.

Key Figures in the Boston Massacre Trial


This has been a cause for confusion: in one account of the Boston Massacre, Harry Hansen's The Boston Massacre: An Episode of Dissent and Violence, the ...

What was the Boston Massacre? | John Adams Historical Society


Bostonians called this bloodshed the Boston Massacre. Even though the event happened more than two centuries ago, people still debate whether the ...

Paul Revere's engraving of the Boston Massacre, 1770 | The Gilder ...


Produced just three weeks after the Boston Massacre, Paul Revere's historic engraving,“The Bloody Massacre in King-Street,” was probably the most effective  ...

Anonymous account of the Boston Massacre March 5 1770 < 1751 ...


Account of events which transpired on March 5, 1770. From the Groningen University's Department of Humanities Computing in the Netherlands.

Captain Preston's account of the Boston Massacre March 5 1770 ...


There also is an anonymous account of the Boston Massacre, which takes a rather ... of his Majesty's troops in Boston was extremely obnoxious to its inhabitants.

The Boston Massacre 1770, The British Perspective


A British eyewitness account of the Boston Massacre.

The Boston Massacre, also known as the Boston riot, was an incident that led to the deaths of five civilians at the hands of British redcoats on March 5, 1770.
A heavy British military presence in Boston led to a tense situation that boiled over into incitement of brawls between soldiers and civilians and eventually led to troops discharging their muskets after being threatened by a rioting crowd.
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Boston Massacre - American Revolution - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Boston Massacre, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

The Boston Massacre [ushistory.org]


American blood was shed on American soil. The showdown between the British and the Americans was not simply a war of words. Blood was shed over this ...

Boston Massacre - America's Story from America's Library


Boston Massacre March 5, 1770. Tensions between the American colonists and the British were already running high in the early spring of 1770. Late in the ...