Stamp Act Debate

Stamp Act Funeral Procession

Activity Two
Visit this site and look at the famous picture of The Repeal or the Funeral Procession of Miss Americ-Stamp.
* Who are the people depicted in the picture? Colonists or British? What clues led you to this choice?
* Why do you think the illustrator titled in Funeral Procession?
* What symbols do you see that represent protests against the Stamp Act?
Once you have answered these questions, place the mouse cursor over the images to reveal the symbolic meanings of the cartoon.

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