"Revolutionary America! 1763-1789 April 20-November 3, 2002

A Massacre and Tea Party in Boston

Original Tea Leaves from the Boston Tea Party

photo of bottle of tea leaves
In this photo:
ORIGINAL TEA LEAVES, steeped in Boston Harbor after being dumped overboard during the Boston Tea Party of December 16th, and collected on the shores of Dorchester Neck on the morning of December 17, 1773.
  On loan from the collection of:
    --Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston MA


 

Territory and Taxes
  Tax Stamp
  Bullets Fired During the Boston Massacre
  Original Tea Leaves From the Boston Tea Party (You are here)
Early Troublemakers
  Broadside, Silver Urn and "Poor Richard's Almanac"

 

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