An 1873 letter in the Boston Globe exhibits many signs of a Molly Maguire conspiracy theory in the Coal Region.
In April 1870, a widespread outbreak of violence across Schuylkill County shocked residents
Watching HBO's Deadwood and reflecting on similarities between the "Wild West" and Pennsylvania's Coal Region
After a landlord threw out the family of a Union soldier, the women of Pottsville rose up in anger to attack him.
Three miners in Lorberry were assaulted in a bar after expressing sorrow at Lincoln's assassination.