On This Day

Historical Events in July 1875

  • Jul 1 Universal Postal Union comes into effect after established in the Bern treaty, to organize international mail services
  • Jul 4 White Democrats kill several blacks in terrorist attacks in Vicksburg

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Jul 7 Jesse James robs train in Otterville, Missouri

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  • Jul 19 Emma Abbott, a floating hospital for sick children, makes trial trip, NYC