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Harvard founded first American College named after a Charlestown minister, John Harvard. Established by Puritan theologians to create a place to train ministers
First printing press operated in the colonies and by 1695 there were more printing presses in American than England.
Paxton Boys-band of PA frontiersmen decended on Philly to demand tax relief and financial support for defenses against Indians. Bloodshed averted by concession from the colonial assembly.
Sugar Act was a raised the duty on sugar while lower the duty on Molasses. (Currency Act the same year).
Mutiny Act required colonists to provide quartering to British soldiers.British ship searched for smugglers.
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