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.
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.
A modern walk to the places that saw the worst of the suffering during the 1918 Spanish Flu outbreak.
On November 2, 1920, the women of Williams Valley cast their first ballots under the 19th Amendment.
On a sunny Saturday in August 1918, more than 150 young men prepared for entry into the U.S. Army at the town park in Elizabethville, PA.
Photographs taken on Memorial Day 1907 in Williamstown, Pennsylvania show a community commemorating its war dead.
A recent visit to a cemetery in Schuylkill County inspired an examination of a dark chapter of local history.