David Watkeys was pulled unconscious from the Williamstown Tunnel on May 25, 1904. He survived to tell his story.
10 miners were killed when toxic gas from a locomotive filled Williamstown Tunnel on May 25, 1904
Our first Facebook Live video gives a short history of Williamstown Tunnel at the southwestern border of the Coal Region
Isaac Kunkel photographed the Williamstown Colliery in 1860s and documented the birth of a new town.
A newspaper clipping from 1872 takes us into a long-demolished building at the heart of Williamstown, PA.
A modern walk to the places that saw the worst of the suffering during the 1918 Spanish Flu outbreak.
A writer at the Lykens Register opined in September 1900 about rising inequality in the Coal Region.
Dr. Charles H. Miller grew up in Lykenstown, PA in the decade before the Civil War.
A dispatch to the New York Times from August 1874 details life and work in the thriving Dauphin County mining community.
On November 2, 1920, the women of Williams Valley cast their first ballots under the 19th Amendment.