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IMAGE number
XLF3784414
Title
Armed escort for the stamped paper, New York, 1765
Description
Armed escort for the stamped paper, New York, 1765. Stamp Act of 1765 imposed direct tax by British Government on American colonies. It required London-produced stamped paper to be used for various printed materials and met with fierce resistance. Taken from Cassell's History of England vol. iv, published by Cassell & Co Ltd, p.189.
Credit
Lebrecht History / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • 18th century
  • american
  • armies
  • army
  • british
  • colonies
  • drawing
  • drawings
  • eighteenth
  • grenville
  • illustration
  • illustrations
  • paper
  • rifles
  • soldier
  • soldiers
  • stamp act
  • tax
  • united states
  • usa

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