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

Early Troublemakers

A Broadside, a Silver Urn and Poor Richard's Almanack

photo of broadside, almanck and silver urn
In this photo:
BROADSIDE written by Samuel Adams regarding the Boston Port Bill, January 20, 1775
  On loan from the collection of:
    --The American Antiquarian Society, Worcester MA
SILVER URN crafted by Paul Revere
    --Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA
POOR RICHARD'S ALMANACK (named for an imaginary editor) published by Benjamin Franklin, 1752
    --The American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia PA


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


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