A New York Times reporter's observations about the Schuylkill County mining village of Heckscherville in 1863.
In the spring of 1863, a journalist documented the chaotic and changing situation in the Coal Region as the Civil War raged on.
A profile of Scranton in 1861 describes a rapidly industrializing community on the eve of the Civil War.
Mining engineer Max Fredericks gave a prediction of a bright future for the anthracite industry the day before the stock market collapsed.
In May 1929, some of the anthracite industry believed mining was about to make a comeback. They were wrong.
Olga Khazan's January 2020 article highlights how depression, economic peril, and stress ushered in the opioid crisis in Northeastern PA.
A newspaper correspondent gives a history of the mining industry in northern Schuylkill County.
Robert Mueller's report cited Russians use of mining culture to divide Pennsylvanians during 2016 election
"Anthracite rallies" encouraged miners to produce more coal to help the American war effort in 1942.
In a story published in 1872, a newspaper reporter documented extensive mining operations above Tower City, PA.