Historical Events in July 1871

  • Jul 1 The decimal currency system is made uniform in Canada

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Jul 3 Jesse James robs bank in Corydon, Iowa ($45,000)

Outlaw Jesse James
Jesse James
  • Jul 5 Trial against Kiowa chief Satanta (White Bear) & Big Tree, begins
  • Jul 20 British Columbia joins the confederation of Canada.
  • Jul 25 Carousel patents by Wilhelm Schneider, Davenport, Iowa