The Seeds of Unrest (1764-1767) - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

The seeds of unrest 1764 1767
Download
1 / 2

  • 77 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

The Seeds of Unrest (1764-1767). By J.A.SACCO. The New Colonial System. Need greater protection from Indian attack after Pontiac’s Rebellion! Colonists must pay part of the cost of the growing British empire and colonial protection!

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.

Download Presentation

The Seeds of Unrest (1764-1767)

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


The seeds of unrest 1764 1767

The Seeds of Unrest (1764-1767)

By J.A.SACCO


The new colonial system

The New Colonial System

  • Need greater protection from Indian attack after Pontiac’s Rebellion!

  • Colonists must pay part of the cost of the growing British empire and colonial protection!

  • Must stop violation of previous Navigation Acts- stop smuggling by using the Royal navy!

  • New king -George III – greater supervision!

  • To enforce existing laws- smugglers sent to “vice-admiralty courts”!

    • Run by naval officers.

    • Juries not part of the system/ against British “common law”.

    • Tried in Nova Scotia- violate “speedy trial”.

    • Guilty until proven innocent.


  • Login