Coal miners across Pennsylvania went on strike in 1902. They couldn't have succeeded without the ladies.
Jim Shurskis told the dramatic story of surviving his ship's sinking to students from Williamstown High School.
In the communities of western Schuylkill County, influenza caused terror and grief as it claimed dozens of lives in 1918.
On February 7, 1862, a roof collapsed inside the Short Mountain Colliery killing a respected miner and wounding several others.
The Pennsylvania Inspectors of Mines report details findings about the devastating mine fire in the Short Mountain Colliery in Wiconisco Twp.
In October 1864, residents of Lykens, Pennsylvania showed their support of Abraham Lincoln with an impressive evening parade.
A photograph taken shortly after the Civil War shows mining operations in Wiconisco Township in Dauphin County in the 1860s.
Private Jim Shurskis detailed the destruction of Nazi Germany and the refugees returning to their homes in an April 1945 letter.
Daubert played his first professional baseball in Williams Valley in 1906. A decade later, he was an MVP and World Series champion.
The fight during a game in August 1894 prompted an angry response from one Williamstown resident.