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Tea Act


Tea Act of 1773 (13 Geo 3 c 44) was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain. The principal objective was to reduce the massive amount of tea held by the ...

Tea Act - American Revolution - HISTORY.com


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The Tea Act and Tea Parties [ushistory.org]


The British were in a spot — all because of tea. The partial repeal of the Townshend Acts did not bring the same reaction in the American colonies as the repeal ...

Tea Act of 1773 *** - Colonial America


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

Tea Act - United States American History


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

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An act to allow a drawback of the duties of customs on the exportation of tea to any of his Majesty's colonies or plantations in America; to increase the deposit on  ...

Tea Act | Great Britain [1773] | Britannica.com


Tea Act, (1773), in British American colonial history, legislative maneuver by the British ministry of Lord North to make English tea marketable in America.

The Tea Act Facts - SoftSchools


The Tea Act was an Act of Great Britain's Parliament to impose a tax on tea and reduce the massive tea surplus of the British East India Company in London, ...

The Tea Act, Boston Tea Party - Road to Revolution for Kids


The Tea Act: About a year after the committees of correspondence sprang up, British Parliament passed the Tea Act. This law gave one British company the right ...

Why did Britain pass the Tea Act? | Reference.com


British Parliament passed the Tea Act in 1773 in order to save the East India Company from bankruptcy. By severely lowering the tax on tea, the legislation ...

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The Tea Act | Boston Tea Party Facts | 1773


The Tea Act forced colonists to buy tea from the East India Tea Company.

Tea Act - Social Studies for Kids


The Tea Act lowered the price on this East India tea so much that it was way below tea from other suppliers. But the American colonists saw this law as yet ...

Significance of the Tea Act, 1773 - Boston Tea Party Historical Society


Significance of the Tea Act, 1773. It is important to understand that the Tea Act actually placed no new tax on tea. Instead it simply gave a tax break to the East ...