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Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) to James Madison re: taxes in Virginia, Stamp Act

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00099.026 Author/Creator: Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803) Place Written: Edmundsbury Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 17 April 1765 Pagination: 1 p. + addr 31 x 19 cm

Summary of Content: Good political content. Discussing taxes in Virginia and the imposition of the Stamp Act. "...The House of Commons resolved to & ordered a bill to establish a Stamp duty.... Poor America!"

People: Pendleton, Edmund, 1721-1803
Madison, James, Sr. 1723-1801

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: PoliticsTaxes or TaxationFinanceEconomicsGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyStamp ActGovernment and Civics

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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