The Whiskey Rebellion

The Whiskey Rebellion

Historical Spotlight takes a look at a time in history, shortly following the creation of America’s Constitutional Republic, when Americans became really angry at being taxed. Watch our video to learn more about the 1791 Whiskey Rebellion.

Historical Topics Covered:

National War Debt after Revolutionary War
Alexander Hamilton’s Economic Plan:
(Consolidation of Federal & State Debt, Tariffs, Excise Tax)
War Bonds Speculation
Whiskey Act of 1791
Whiskey Rebellion 1791

View Study Questions & More Resources.



You can be the first one to leave a comment.

Leave a Comment