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I believe you are referring to the Boston Tea Party, where some colonists dressed up as Indians boarded a British ship in Boston, MA harbor and threw the tea overboard into the water to protest the tea tax.

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they didn't, unless you're referring to the Boston tea party?

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During the Boston Tea Party who did the colonist dress up like?


What are the main events that happened at the Boston tea party?

The colonist dressed up like mohawk Indians and dumped the british tea in the harbor

What was the Mohawk Indians government like?

it was awful

What did the colonist use to make them selves look like Indians?

The colonist did not try to make themselves look like Indians.

What is a good topic sentence for a report about Mohawk Indians?

a good topic sentence Lets get to know are friends the Mohawk indians or the mohawk indians eat certain type of vegetables or they make there on food they apparently just like certain food

How was the mohawk Indians homes like?

They lived in pole huts

Do Indians like the way they dress?


Why did they dress like indians?

that was their type of clothing

What was daily life like for the Mohawk Indians?

I've got no idea. That's what I want to know.

What did Catawba Indians dress like?

Deer skin

How did the hopi Indians dress like?

undyed shirts

Did colonist dress like British solders and climb aboard ships in Boston harbor?

No they dressed like Native Americans