Three miners in Lorberry were assaulted in a bar after expressing sorrow at Lincoln's assassination.
Patriotism took over Pennsylvania's Coal Region in the wake of the bombardment of Fort Sumter in April 1861.
Concerned citizens are raising money to help repair the grave of Civil War soldier John F. Dentzer.
In 1906, Admiral Robley D. Evans declared anthracite coal a vital strategic resource and used the Civil War as an example.
Pennsylvania anthracite became the exclusive fuel source for the U.S. Navy during the Civil War.
Lieutenant William D. Williams was mortally wounded at Cold Harbor on June 3, 1864.
"Dear Ma" reveals the letters of a Civil War soldier from Schuylkill County.
We are hosting our first Facebook Live event with Civil War Pittsburgh from the Gettysburg battlefield.
Captain Alexander Frazer became a hero during the Civil War. And after the war he shined as a mining expert in the Coal Region.
We sat down with public historian John Heckman to discuss the 1862 miners' revolt in Schuylkill County.