DAR Essay Topic
250th Anniversary of the Stamp Act
Passed by the British Parliament in 1765, this new tax required all colonists to pay a tax on every printed piece of paper they used. The Stamp Act was viewed by the colonists as “taxation without representation.”
"Describe a colonial family’s discussion about the new Stamp Act and what role it played in organizing the colonists against the British King and Parliament."
Deadline to enter is October 1, 2015.