Rochester History Fall 2023

Rochester History

Featured Article

Lisa Kleman

On July 29, 1911, Hermann Dossenbach; his wife, Daisy; and their three daughters set sail on the USS President Lincoln, bound for Berlin, Germany. They planned to live in the city for the better part of a year, then travel throughout Europe and England before returning home to Rochester. Dossenbac… You must subscribe in order […]


Director’s Corner

Patty Uttaro

Letter from the Editors

Christine L. Ridarsky and Rebecca Edwards
ROC Artifact

A Secret Revealed: Charles Ott and the Ku Klux Klan

Christopher Brennan
Book Review

Declaring Disaster: Buffalo’s Blizzard of ’77 and the Creation of FEMA

Christine Keiner