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 ...
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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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 ...
Something was dreadfully wrong in the American colonies. All of sudden after
over a century and a half of permitting relative self-rule, Britain was exercising ...
George Grenville knows that the Sugar Act won't generate enough revenue in the
colonies, and so he instructs his secretary in the Treasury, Thomas Whately, ...
On March 22, 1765, the Stamp Act was passed by Parliament without debate and
was to become effective November 1 of that year. The apparent purpose was ...
Seeing the hostile reaction in the colonies, the British government repealed the
Stamp Act in March 1766 but at the same time passed the Declaratory Act, which
In order to raise new revenue, Parliament in 1764 passed the Sugar Act, which ...
Reactions to the Stamp Act included riots and boycotts of British goods.