Tag: Pennsylvania history
In today’s post of Historical Pennsylvania, we explore The Anthracite Coal Strike of 1902. With a tiny bit of Star Trek thrown in.
What’s the first thing that pops into your mind when you think about Pennsylvania? William Penn? Philadelphia? Coal mining? Industry? Battlefields? Politics and policies? The Pittsburgh Steelers? I highly doubt something as innocuous as a failed bridge would be at the forefront of your musings. Heck, I didn’t even hear about it until the bridge […]