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.
A newspaper clipping from 1872 takes us into a long-demolished building at the heart of Williamstown, PA.
A modern walk to the places that saw the worst of the suffering during the 1918 Spanish Flu outbreak.
Photographs taken on Memorial Day 1907 in Williamstown, Pennsylvania show a community commemorating its war dead.
Williamstown Tunnel began shipping coal from Northern Dauphin County in 1866 and became the most prosperous coal mine in the state.