A travel writer vividly described Pottsville and the surrounding region of Schuylkill County in 1852.
James Fuller Queen sketched Shamokin at a key moment in the history of the Northumberland County community.
An artist's rendition shows the Pennsylvania state capital as it looked in the late-19th century.
This map from the Library of Congress collections includes fantastic illustrations of the Coal Region during the Civil War.
A Harper's Weekly artist documented work in an anthracite mine in Pennsylvania in 1869.