Proclamation Of 1763 Dbq Analysis

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America colonists had been wanting their independence for many years. The British have taken control of the colonies. The colonists fight back against the British. Two examples of how the British control the colonists are through the Proclamation of 1763 and in the Boston Massacre.The Proclamation of 1763 is when the British used the Appalachian mountains as a border for the colonists and told them they could not build beyond them and the colonists were mad because they wanted to expand their territories (Doc 2). The Boston Massacre starts with the colonists yelling “fire” and the soldiers thought it was the chief telling them to fire their gun one soldier fires his gun, then a fight breaks out between the Bostonians and the British soldiers
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