The Whiskey Rebellion

"An Act repealing... the duties heretofore laid upon distilled spirits..."

Title

"An Act repealing... the duties heretofore laid upon distilled spirits..."

Subject

Whiskey Rebellion

Description

These excise taxes sparked the Whiskey Rebellion.

Creator

US Congress

Source

The Gilder Lehrman Institute

Date

1791-03-03

Format

Broadside

Type

Text

Coverage

Whiskey Rebellion, western Pennsylvania, 18th century

Original Format

Broadside

Files

Citation

US Congress, “"An Act repealing... the duties heretofore laid upon distilled spirits...",” The Whiskey Rebellion, accessed February 22, 2018, http://maptherebellion.com/items/show/30.