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March 27, 2014

Pittsburg County Genealogical and Historical Society is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday

McALESTER — The next meeting of the Pittsburg County Genealogical and Historical Society is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the society’s library,113 East Carl Albert Pkwy.

During the meeting former coal miner Ron Cunningham, a member of the Oklahoma Mining Commission and a resident of Hartshorne, will talk about the history of coal mining.

Pittsburg County Genealogical and Historical Society is a non-profit volunteer educational society that was organized in 1979 to collect, catalog, and make available genealogical and historical data of Pittsburg County.

The meeting is free and open to the public.

Membership is open to anyone who is interested in historical or genealogical research.

For more information, call 918-426-0388 or visit

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