Newspaper Stamp Act (13 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Newspaper Act places tax on newspapers and pamphlets (repealed 1855), and on advertisements (repealed 1853).

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 04 December 2016.]