After more than 150 years, a regimental history finally tells the story of this Coal Region regiment.
Captain Alexander Frazer became a hero during the Civil War. And after the war he shined as a mining expert in the Coal Region.
We sat down with public historian John Heckman to discuss the 1862 miners' revolt in Schuylkill County.
A brief look at the history of Ashland's Pioneer Colliery in the 19th century.
A recent visit to the site of Kalmia Colliery in Schuylkill County reveals life in an abandoned patch town.
The Pottsville Republican captured the bustling final moments before Christmas 1902 in its Christmas Eve edition.
Reactions to a December 2018 story about a new coal mine in Schuylkill County.
A writer from Kalmia Colliery in Schuylkill County details Christmas celebrations in a newspaper dispatch from 1877.
A visit to the Coal Region in the 19th century could be an overwhelming and memorable experience.
Influenza swept through the Hensel family of Sheridan, Pennsylvania in October 1918, leaving three dead and lives changed forever.