Concerned citizens are raising money to help repair the grave of Civil War soldier John F. Dentzer.
Private James J. Dee experienced the horror of the First World War and wrote home to his family about the experience.
Elizabeth Ellet documented a trip to the Coal Region in her book, "Rambles about the country."
The women of the Schuylkill County seat exhibited some doubts about the newly ratified 19th Amendment in August 1920.
Lieutenant William D. Williams was mortally wounded at Cold Harbor on June 3, 1864.
John Siney led the Workingmen's Benevolent Association in actions against coal operators in the 1860s and 1870s.
In a story published in 1872, a newspaper reporter documented extensive mining operations above Tower City, PA.
Check out this compiled online list of Schuylkill County mining operations
On a recent trip to Richmond, we visited the former site of a Yuengling brewery.
A Harper's Weekly artist documented work in an anthracite mine in Pennsylvania in 1869.