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Teaching A Tea Party in Boston

A Tea Party in Boston

On the night of December 16, 1773, a group of colonists dressed as Native Americans as a symbol of independence. Then they rowed out to the ships in the harbor. They boarded the ships and dumped every chest of tea into the water. This event became known as the Boston Tea Party.

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