This image from Schuylkill County is among the new additions to the Wynning History image collection.
This newly acquired postcard shows Millersburg, Pennsylvania and the wide Susquehanna River as it winds through the mountains.
We recently acquired a new image of this Coal Region community in Northumberland County.
Photographer Sheldon Dick made a visit to the Coal Region in 1938 to document scenes of life and work in the mining towns of northern Schuylkill County. On an evening during his visit, Dick made a swing by a bar room in Gilberton, Pennsylvania and snapped three photographs that bring the setting to life. The … Continue reading Scenes in a Coal Region bar room – 1938
Pottsville photograph A.M. Allen made a trip to northern Schuylkill County to capture an image of the Shenandoah City Colliery.
A photograph from 1891 shows mineworkers posed at the bottom of the Lincoln Colliery breaker.
The photograph by Michael Dockweiler shows the Schuylkill County mining community as it appeared in the late 19th century.
Isaac Kunkel photographed the Williamstown Colliery in 1860s and documented the birth of a new town.
A digital archive allows researchers to view hundreds of photographs taken in the Coal Region in the 19th century.
Jake Daubert started his professional baseball career in Lykens, PA in 1906. He quickly rose to the big leagues.