The Sugar Act: Parliament passed a law that colonist payed 6 pence per gallon. Most colonist sneaked buying sugar so they wouldn't have to pay the tax. This tax hurt the British West Indies because England's product was cheaper
The Millionairess of Pennsylvania: Declaration House ~ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1776 Thomas Jefferson rented rooms at the Declaration House. This is where he wrote the Declaration of Independence.
These were men of Honor. Not the spineless politically correct leeches of today. Oh to have had the chance to walk with the founders of our great country.
The Declaration of Independence by John Trumbull About 50 men, most of them seated, are in a large meeting room. Most are focused on the five men standing in the center of the room. The tallest of the five is laying a document on a table.