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Pennsylvania Mines and Mining

Information and resources about Pennsylvania mining and mineral resources.

Finding Miners and Geneaology

This guide is focused on mines rather than miners. For those seeking information about persons, consult the following.

Additional sources for researching miners include:

  • Genealogical tools such as
  • U.S. Census
  • Local newspapers
  • Local historical societies
  • Coal or mining newspapers and periodicals (Colliery Guardian, etc.)

Mining Companies

Mining stock and securities