Newspaper Stamp Act

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Literary/ Cultural Context Note

Newspaper Act places tax on newspapers and pamphlets (repealed 1855), and on advertisements (repealed 1853).

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Citation:
Editors. "Newspaper Stamp Act". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=774, accessed 25 October 2014.]