Appalachian Treasures Gateway is a directory of
sites with content appropriate for research about Appalachian history,
culture, physical and social environments, social customs, and images and
stereotypes. It also includes links to bibliographies, organizations, events
and other gateways focusing on Appalachia
Here are a couple of sites relating to Fayette County that you might find
Coal and Coke Heritage Center - An
exciting web site presented by Penn State University Fayette, Home of the
project. Don't miss this chance to learn about the history of the coal region.
Fayette County Visitors Network
Tourist information about Fayette County
Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau
Highlighting Somerset, Fayette and Westmoreland County attractions.
Web Site - Visit Ellis Island to see the American Family Immigration
History Center and family history records.
New York City Ports: Ellis Island - Although this particular web site is
for a cleaning company in New York City, the main feature is a section
related to the importance of Ellis Island. Thank you, Alyssa Riggs.
Find essays on history, articles on current issues and economic facts. Travel and vacation
essentials are offered.