Upcoming Events

47th Annual Conference and 150th Anniversary Commemoration of the Avondale Mine Disaster September 6, 7, 8, 2019

At the Anthracite Heritage Museum, Scranton

Friday, September 6th, 6:30 pm – 8 pm, Richard Healey, University of Portsmouth, England, “Anthracite Coal Breakers of the Avondale Era:  An Overview of the Early Stereographic Record”

Saturday, September 7th, 9:30 – 11 am, William Jones, University of Cardiff, Wales, “The Welsh of Scranton during...Read More »

Past Events

Penna. Labor History Society conference on October 2, 2015 at the United Way of Wyoming Valley in Wilkes-Barre.

PLHS 2015
Seated (left to right): Tony Slomkoski; Charlie Lumpkins, PLHS president; Nick Molnar; Rick Bloomingdale, Penna. AFL-CIO president and PLHS secretary
Standing (left to right): Gail Friedman; Rosemary Trump; Bill Buckley; Jim Young, PLHS treasurer; Melanie Archangelo; Dennis Pearson; Tom Sedor; Ken Wolensky, PLHS vice-president; Sandy Moosic; Charlie McCollester
Photo credit: Ron Ennis, Lehigh Valley Labor Council