||The Sons of
Liberty were dressed up as mohawk indians
East India Tea company sent tea over to the British because they wanted
to help them get out of bankruptcy. So they told them that they could
send tea over in the 3 ships ( Dartmouth, Beaver and Eleanor) and have
a big tax on them to get them out of bankruptcy, but the colonist
wanted to send the tea back because they didn't want the tea nor the
taxes but they couldn’t because the British government wouldn't allow
it and that was the only tea they were able to drink.
|| December 16th
India Company wasn't meeting up to the standards and the British
government wanted to help the company
laws about the tea and decided to get the East India company out of
bankruptcy and which made the colonists mad and /indians boarded the
East India ships late at night and dumped 342 chests of tea into the
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