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March 3, 1893

March 3, 1893

Sheridan investors C.H. Grinnell, J.R. Phelan, George T. Beck, and Anson Higby form the Sheridan Fuel Company, and establish the company-town coal camp of Higby later renamed Dietz near their new mine north of Sheridan.