Carson Eckhard is a sophomore in the College studying English and History with a concentration in American history. A member of the Penn and Slavery Project since the spring of her freshman year, Carson’s research focuses largely on the early medical school. She is also a University Scholar at Penn, researching women’s history and medical history in the early National and Antebellum periods.
Membership: Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019
- Charles Caldwell
- John Mettauer
- Samuel Morton
- Josiah Clark Nott
- William Shippen (Body Snatching)
- Racial Rhetoric