On July 25, 1877, more than 1,000 workers marched in Shamokin. They were shot down by a local militia.
On this 75th anniversary of D-Day, we are remembering how the Pennsylvania home front marked the historic moment.
Captain Alexander Frazer became a hero during the Civil War. And after the war he shined as a mining expert in the Coal Region.
The letter was written by a soldier from Shamokin, Pennsylvania in September 1862.