A look at the perspectives of the mine workers of far western Schuylkill County as the 1902 coal strike began.
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.
In May 1929, some of the anthracite industry believed mining was about to make a comeback. They were wrong.
Author Mark Bulik eloquently describes the labor wars that consumed Schuylkill County in the 1870s.
A Coal and Iron Police agent arrested a Hazleton resident under murky circumstances in September 1872
John Siney led one of the first successful unions in America, which briefly united mineworkers in the 1870s.
The leader of the United Mine Workers of America addressed the miners of the Coal Region on May 10, 1902.