These newspaper ads appeared in the Lykens Register in February 1872.
This remarkable 1927 interview with Charles Kershner explores the aging veteran's service in the Civil War.
Early industrialist and political power broker Charles Miner describes the opportunity for the future of the mining industry in Northeastern Pennsylvania.
Medical officials and public school administrators worked together to enforce a mandate that students receive the smallpox vaccine in 1855.
As the Pottsville Maroons battled to a 1925 NFL Championship victory in Chicago, their loyal fans in Schuylkill County gathered at Pottsville's Hippodrome.
The West Schuylkill Press-Herald announced Irvin Schwartz's promotion to corporal in December 1944 and that Schwartz's family received war souvenirs from Europe.
Irvin Schwartz's vivid description in a letter home to Schuylkill County describes the horror of the Battle of Aachen in October 1944.
Civil War veterans in Tower City, PA were infuriated by an insulting story about them in a local newspaper. So they took action.
The young soldier from Pine Grove, PA checked in with his former boss at the West Schuylkill Press-Herald in early fall 1944.
The game ended in a scoreless tie. But that doesn't mean the circumstances surrounding this game aren't fascinating.