A women reporter documents the lives and struggles of working class women on the outskirts of Hazleton in 1900.
These 1938 photographs by Sheldon Dick show a landscape destroyed by mining and the efforts of local residents to survive the Great Depression.
On March 1, 1977, water poured into the Porter Tunnel mine in western Schuylkill County. Emergency crews raced to the scene.
Early industrialist and political power broker Charles Miner describes the opportunity for the future of the mining industry in Northeastern Pennsylvania.
In Tracy Campbell's 2020 book, the author uses the examples from the anthracite coal fields to show how our national myths about World War II often miss the mark.
This photograph of Mount Carmel, PA in reveals the physical and economic gloom that hung over the anthracite coal fields during the 1930s.
This image from Schuylkill County is among the new additions to the Wynning History image collection.
These remarkable sketches show life in the Coal Region during the middle part of the 19th century, a crucial time in the area's history.
We recently acquired this colorized postcard of the Glen Burn Colliery near Shamokin
This journal documents a year of work at two anthracite collieries in Schuylkill County.