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The Stamp Act of 1765 was a direct tax imposed by the British Parliament specifically on the colonies of British America.
The purpose of the tax was to help pay for troops stationed in North America after the British victory in the Seven Years' War. The Stamp Act met great resistance in the colonies.

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The Stamp Act of 1765 was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain that imposed a direct tax on the colonies of British America and required that many printed ...

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Find out more about the history of Stamp Act, including videos, interesting articles , pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

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The Stamp Act was passed by the British Parliament on March 22, 1765. The new tax was imposed on all American colonists and required them to pay a tax on ...

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Check out this site for facts about the Stamp Act in Colonial America. Meaning and Definition of the Stamp Act for kids. History, information and facts about the ...

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The role of Stamp Act in the history of the United States of America.

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Apr 6, 2017 ... Stamp Act, (1765), in U.S. colonial history, first British parliamentary attempt to raise revenue through direct taxation of all colonial commercial ...

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Kids learn about the The Stamp Act. A tax the Britain placed on the American colonies eventually leading the Revolutionary War.

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The Stamp Act was a tax imposed by the British government on its American colonies to raise money needed for military defenses of the colonies.

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On March 22, 1765, the British Parliament passed the “Stamp Act” to help pay for British troops stationed in the colonies during the Seven Years' War. The act ...