CitySketch – Roscoe Conkling

Roscoe Conkling was a Republican back when that meant being a supporter of the rights and dignity of African-Americans. He was also a believer in temperance and didn’t drink or smoke. The only vice he seemed to enjoy was having sex with married women. He was mayor of Utica before becoming a US Representative andContinue reading “CitySketch – Roscoe Conkling”