An 1873 letter in the Boston Globe exhibits many signs of a Molly Maguire conspiracy theory in the Coal Region.
The Richmond Whig told its readers that Lee had a plan to enter Pennsylvania's Coal Region during his 1863 invasion.
In July 1906, engineers from rival coal mines played for bragging rights in northern Dauphin County.
A Coal and Iron Police agent arrested a Hazleton resident under murky circumstances in September 1872
A vivid account of the execution of six "Molly Maguires" at Pottsville on June 21, 1877
Fire swept through Lykens in December 1900 and destroyed the offices of the town's oldest newspaper
Private Jack S. Robins jumped into Holland on September 17, 1944 with the 101st Airborne Division
The leader of the United Mine Workers of America addressed the miners of the Coal Region on May 10, 1902.
In 1865, Union soldiers began their triumphant return to Schuylkill County. Their future, however, was uncertain.
Three miners in Lorberry were assaulted in a bar after expressing sorrow at Lincoln's assassination.