David Watkeys was pulled unconscious from the Williamstown Tunnel on May 25, 1904. He survived to tell his story.
10 miners were killed when toxic gas from a locomotive filled Williamstown Tunnel on May 25, 1904
Our first Facebook Live video gives a short history of Williamstown Tunnel at the southwestern border of the Coal Region
Isaac Kunkel photographed the Williamstown Colliery in 1860s and documented the birth of a new town.
Film from the early 20th century shows collieries above Tower City, Pennsylvania in full operation.
Jake Daubert started his professional baseball career in Lykens, PA in 1906. He quickly rose to the big leagues.
A newspaper clipping from 1872 takes us into a long-demolished building at the heart of Williamstown, PA.
Influenza swept through the Hensel family of Sheridan, Pennsylvania in October 1918, leaving three dead and lives changed forever.
In the early morning hours of November 11, 1918, the mining towns of Williams Valley erupted with joy.
Dr. Charles H. Miller grew up in Lykenstown, PA in the decade before the Civil War.