Saturday, December 17, 2005

December 18, 1773

Boston merchant John Easson wrote to his father:

If you have any of your tea left, you must tak good care of it for there will be Non to be Gott [H]ere about a fortnight ago there arrived from England 450 chests of tea Last night the Sons of Liberty went and forced the Ships, brock all the Chests and Empt[i]ed all the tea into the Sea this I believe will be as bad as the Stamp Act.

1 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

good and teary

4:15 PM  

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