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IMAGE number
GLC695950
Title
To the Commissioners Appointed by the East-India Company, for the Sale of Tea, in America, signed Scaevola, 1773 (litho)
Artist
American School, (18th century) / American
Description
Protests the consignment of tea as a means to raise revenue for Britain in America. Equates the commissioners' appointment with those of the Stamp Act tax collectors a few years earlier. Scaevola was a pseudonym.
Location
Gilder Lehrman Collection, New York, USA
Medium
lithographie
Date
1773 (C18th)
Dimensions
37x22 cms
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • american
  • anonymous
  • boston tea party
  • broadside
  • c18th
  • causes
  • colonial
  • colony
  • east-india company
  • historical document
  • pennsylvania
  • philadelphia
  • poster
  • print
  • protest
  • revolution
  • revolutionary war
  • sheet
  • stamp act
  • taxation
  • taxes
  • the war of independence
  • united states of america
  • us
  • usa

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