Opinions on the Supremacy of Parliament, and its
Right to Tax the Colonies. Stamp Act. Congress
assemble at New York. „Violence in the Great
Towns. Change of Administration. Stamp Act
repealed. Opposition to the Mutiny Act. Act
Imposing Duties on Tea, &c. resisted in America.
The Assembly of Massachussetts address Letters to
several Members of the Administration in England.
Petition to the King. Circular Letter to the Colo-
nial Assemblies. Letter from the Earl of Hilsba-
rough. A'ssembly of Massachussetts dissolved. Sei-
zure of the Sloop Liberty. A Convention assembles.
at Faneuil-hall, Boston. Moderation of its Proceed-
ings. Proceedings of Parliament. Resolutions of
the House of Burgesses of Virginia. The Governor... .
dissolves the Assembly. The Members form and },
sign a Non-importation Agreement, Measures ge-
nerally taken against the Importation of British Ma-
nufactures. . General Court again convenedl in Mas'.:
sachussetts. Its Proceedings. Is prorogued. Ade;
ministration resolve on a Repeal of all the Duties:
except that on Tea. Circular Letter of the Earl of .:
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