Boston Tea Party


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demonstration (1773) by citizens of Boston who (disguised as Indians) raided three British ships in Boston harbor and dumped hundreds of chests of tea into the harbor

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The luxury 424-room InterContinental Boston , located adjacent to the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum overlooking Boston's historic waterfront and museum, is offering rooms from only $219.
The Boston Tea Party was a cry of 'no taxation without representation' and it's time to show the nation getting a mere $.
In 1773, a group of Boston citizens, motivated by patriot Samuel Adams, protesting a punitive British tax on tea imported to the colonies, carried out one of the most effective pieces of political theater ever staged -- the Boston Tea Party.
It's subterfuge, it's revenge for the Boston Tea Party.
postage stamps are those that highlight significant events such as the Pilgrims arriving on the Mayflower, the Boston Tea Party, the Civil War, The Great Depression, and the Turn of the Century.
This is the first such a tax since the Boston Tea Party.
Throughout the ship were exhibits from Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum, the third grade art class at Ayers Ryalside Elementary School in Beverly, Massachusetts, and Tazo tea.
To overcome the tyranny of weak tea, Berkeley brewer Dan Del Grande has proclaimed a new way to celebrate the 229th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party on December 16.
A colorful mosaic depicting scenes from great chapters along the trail to American freedom, such as the Boston Tea Party and the signing of the Declaration of Independence, stood behind the band and the panel of speakers.
There will be two opportunities for Bostonians to participate in the event, aboard The Spirit of Boston cruise ship, near the site of the original Boston Tea Party.
For example, the CD searches for names of individuals associated with significant historical events, such as the Boston Tea Party, Declaration of Independence or Battle of Gettysburg, and traces their lineage backwards or forwards in time.
While not recommending anything as drastic as the Boston Tea Party -- the 228th anniversary is this Sunday, Dec.
June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In the largest grassroots rally yet by the nation's tobacco growers, more than 3,000 farmers from Kentucky and other tobacco-producing states in the Southeast converged on Kentucky's state capital today to stage their own version of the Boston Tea Party.
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