Asked in Colonial AmericaProtests, Riots and Civil Unrest
Protests, Riots and Civil Unrest
How long were the stamp act riots?
Where did yhe stamp act happen?
Asked in Colonial America
What was the most effective methods to protest the Stamp Act?
How did Great Britain respond to the colonists' reaction to the Stamp Act?
Asked in History, Politics & Society
What was result of Stamp Act?
The Stamp Act imposed a new tax on all of the American colonists for all piece of printed paper that they used. This included licenses, legal documents, newspapers, playing cards, and all other types of paper. This resulted in opposition from the colonies in forms including riots and eventually the Stamp Act was repealed out of expediency.