John Siney led one of the first successful unions in America, which briefly united mineworkers in the 1870s.
In May 2019, we traveled to Port Carbon to see two Civil War monuments dedicated to local residents.
We sat down with public historian John Heckman to discuss the 1862 miners' revolt in Schuylkill County.
A recent visit to the site of Kalmia Colliery in Schuylkill County reveals life in an abandoned patch town.
Reactions to a December 2018 story about a new coal mine in Schuylkill County.
A visit to the Coal Region in the 19th century could be an overwhelming and memorable experience.
Wynning History is moving to Washington! Here's a brief update on some big life changes that may impact the blog.
"We are quarreling with our own prosperity, and about to fly from imaginary evils to greater evils, the extent of which cannot be imagined."
A collection of the most popular stories from Wynning History in 2017 all in one place.