On the eve of the 1902 Coal Strike, the communities of Lykens and Wiconisco were ripped by tension as residents awaited news.
An introduction to a Wynning History series about the 1902 Coal Strike in the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania.
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.
"We are men and all we ask is to be treated as such," wrote the miners in a public letter published during their 1886 strike.
The leader of the United Mine Workers of America addressed the miners of the Coal Region on May 10, 1902.