The Act was enacted in order to defray the cost of maintaining the military presence protecting the colonies. Britain also needed money to repay the suppliers from the Fre…nch and Indian War, which had been very costly, even though Great Britain had been victorious in 1763. (MORE)
Well first.. the stamp act was not a person it was a act. The stamp act was placed on everything from important documents to playing cards and dice. Most merchants did not… like the stamp act because the merchants had to pay for the stamps which meant the price of that object was going to be more and the higher the price was 4 that object the less people wanted to buy the object. Most stamp agents were tarred and feathered and some hanged! The PATRIOTS did not want to pay the tax, the LOYALIST wanted to pay the tax. (MORE)
Identify the exact stamp using a catalog. This could involve learning about perforations, watermarks and colors as well as condition. The catalog will provide a va…lue. The value is what a collector could expect to pay for a stamp in fine/very fine condition. If selling, most cases you would be lucky to get 75% of the catalog, unless it is very valuable, then an auction would be worth looking into..
Dealers would be able to take a look at the overall collection and make an offer. Find a local dealer throught the American Stamp Dealers' Association..
The most common American catalog for identification is Scott's. Others are Stanley Gibbons, and Minkus..
The USSR released 179 stamps in 1964. (MORE)
As of Oct. 1, 2008, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is the new name for the federal Food Stamp Program. SNAP is a program by which low- to no-income ind…ividuals and families are given access to food. (MORE)
The stamp act is about how parliment thought that the colonists liked to use stamps and alot of them used stamps so Parliment said that he would raise the taxes on Stamps so t…he British started boycotting and didn't think it was fair. (MORE)