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Stamp Act 1765

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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 Stamp Act was passed by Parliament on March 22, 1765 with an effective date of November 1, 1...

A Summary of the 1765 Stamp Act - Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

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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 ...

Parliament repeals the Stamp Act - Mar 18, 1766 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Parliament repeals the Stamp Act on Mar 18, 1766. ... The Stamp Act was passed on March 22, 1765, leading to an uproar in the colonies ...

American Revolution for Kids: The Stamp Act - Ducksters

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The same day they repealed the Stamp Act, they passed the Declaratory Act which stated that the British Parliament had the right to make laws and taxes in the ...

The Stamp Act - A Brief History - Journal of the American Revolution

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Jul 29, 2014 ... Within a decade of the passage of the Stamp Act, England and her .... Although Hutchinson was against the Stamp Act from the start, once ...

The Stamp Act, 1765 | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American ...

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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 ...

What was the Stamp Act? | John Adams Historical Society

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The Stamp Act was a law that required all colonial residents to pay a stamp ... The act was passed in May and was scheduled to take effect November 1<sup>st</sup>, 1765 .

SparkNotes: America: 1763-1776: The Stamp Act

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To this end, Parliament passed the Stamp Act in March 1765. The act required Americans to buy special watermarked paper for newspapers and all legal ...

Stamp Act

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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 ...

The Stamp Act Controversy [ushistory.org]

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The Stamp Act of 1765 was not the first attempt to tax the American colonies. Parliament had passed the Sugar Act and Currency Act the previous year. Because ...

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Stamp Act - American Revolution - HISTORY.com

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Shortly thereafter, George Grenville (1712-70), the British first lord of the treasury and prime minister, proposed the Stamp Act; Parliament passed the act without ...

The Stamp Act | History Today

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'O! the Fatal Stamp': a response to the Stamp Act published in the ... Passed through Parliament against little opposition and signed into law by George III, the  ...

Stamp Act of 1765 *** - Colonial America

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The Stamp Act was passed on February 17, approved by the House of Lords on March 8th, and received Royal Assent on 22 March 1765. The Stamp Act took ...