Browse Collections (3 total)

Selected Maps of Luzerne County

2019.060.png

Coal Mining in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

L9504219.JPG

Coal mining in Northeastern Pennsylvania, specifically in Luzerne County, had a long and dangerous history. From the day-to-day jobs to mine…

The 1972 Hurricane Agnes Flood

L9604175.JPG

In late June 1972, a tropical storm named Agnes crept its way up the eastern United States. When Agnes arrived in Northeastern Pennsylvania, it…