A Philly Inquirer reporter discovers the passion for Polish food in the heart of the Coal Region.
On July 4, 1876, George Chambers addressed a crowd and explored the history of Pottsville and its surrounding communities.
Photographer Sheldon Dick stepped into a Shenandoah barroom in 1938 and captured memorable images of life in the Coal Region.
Schuylkill County was the graveyard of dreams in the 19th century. Failure stalked coal operators at their every move.
As the men of the 96th Pennsylvania gathered for training in Pottsville in September 1861, a hurricane battered their makeshift encampment.
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.