Boston Tea Party
By: Ryan


Who
Sons of Liberty

What/ How
England was not happy that colonists left to  America because they wanted no more king. Colonists did not want to pay for the outrageous prices for tea therefore the colonists refused to drink the tea. In the year 1773 The Boston Sons of Liberty disguised themselves as Mohawks and dumped all the tea into the harbor at the dead of night.

When
On December 16, 1773.

Where
Boston,  Massachusetts

Why
The colonists thought that the price of tea was unreasonable so that is why the Boston Tea Party occurred. 







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