"The Molly Maguires," (1969) originally published in 1876 by Eveland & Harris of Tamaqua, Pa was republished in 1969 by Kelly Printing Co. of St. Claire, Pa, during a renewed interest in the Molly Maguires. The book now includes excerpts of the report of the case of the Commonwealth vs. John Kehoe, et al, who was sentenced to be hanged in 1877 for his involvement in the Molly Maguire murders of coal miners.

"The Molly Maguires," The real Molly's. Aunt killed helping the Molly Maguires in PA

On June 22, 1877, the largest mass execution in PA history took place as ten alleged "Molly Maguires" were hanged in two PA locations, Mauch Chunk and Pottsville. The Molly Maguires were purported to be an Irish-American secret organization with labor union roots, which sought violent retribution primarily against the coal and railroad industries.]

On June 22, 1877, the largest mass execution in PA history took place as ten alleged "Molly Maguires" were hanged in two PA locations, Mauch Chunk and Pottsville. The Molly Maguires were purported to be an Irish-American secret organization with labor union roots, which sought violent retribution primarily against the coal and railroad industries.]

This is the Mauch Chunk Prison in Pennsylvania where several of the supposed Molly Maguires were hung. There's still a handprint on the wall of one cell where Alexander Campbell proclaimed his innocence, and hauntings are well documented here.. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Campbell_%28suspected_Molly_Maguire%29

This is the Mauch Chunk Prison in Pennsylvania where several of the supposed Molly Maguires were hung. There's still a handprint on the wall of one cell where Alexander Campbell proclaimed his innocence, and hauntings are well documented here.

WHO ARE THE MOLLY MAQUIRES ?--In the latter half of the 19th century, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, was an area rife with violence. Between 1861 and 1875, a series of violent assaults, arsons and murders was blamed on a secret society of Irish immigrants known as the Molly Maguires.

Today in Labor History - June -- Ten miners accused of being militant “Molly Maguires” were hanged in Pennsylvania, The UAW began a strike at Illinois Caterpillar plants and

The Molly Maguires is a 1970 American film based on a 1969 novel by Arthur H. Lewis that was directed by Martin Ritt. It stars Richard Harris and Sean Connery.

Did you know that the 1969 film The Molly Maguires starring Sean Connery, Richard Harris & Samantha Eggar was filmed at Eckley Miners' Village in Weatherly, PA?

ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS SWORD

ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS SWORD

A "coffin notice", allegedly posted by Molly Maguires in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. It was presented by Franklin B. Gowen, along with other similar coffin notices, as evidence in an 1876 murder trial.

This "coffin notice" was originally presented by Franklin B. Gowen as evidence to the Pennsylvania legislature in According to Kevin Kenny's Making Sense of the Molly Maguires it appears as an appendix to the original published trial records.

ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS SWORD

ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS SWORD

Genealogical Gems: On This Day: Molly Maguires make the news

Genealogical Gems is the genealogical findings of Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, locator of ancestors - both mine & yours!

Who were the Molly Maguires? - Ask History

In the latter half of the century, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, was an area rife with violence. Between 1861 and a series of .

Directed by Martin Ritt.  With Sean Connery, Richard Harris, Samantha Eggar, Frank Finlay. Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish immigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company with sabotage and murder. A detective, also an Irish emigrant, is hired to infiltrate the group and report on its members. But on which side do his sympathies lie?

The Molly Maguires (1970)

The Molly Maguires In Pennsylvania, Detective James McParlan goes undercover to infiltrate a group of rebellious miners known as the Molly Maguires.

The Molly Maguires: The Life Of A Tragic History

Watch my grade, documentary on the Irish Coal Miners of Pennsylvania, and how a major conflict in history was compromised in the late In.

Sean Connery playing football on the set of The Molly Maguires

Sean Connery playing football on the set of The Molly Maguires. Photo by Cyril Maitland.

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