Carnegie Mellon University

Wyatt Erchak

Wyatt Erchak

Graduate Student

  • Baker Hall 360


  • M.A. History, University at Albany, State University of New York, 2019
  • B.A. History – Government, Skidmore College, 2012

Interest Area

19th century United States cultural history; the Civil War; pageantry, spectacle, and phenomena; power and identity; technology and society; the city; environmental and transnational histories


  • A. W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar Fellow, 2019-20 (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Joel Tarr Fellowship in History, 2019-20 (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Phi Alpha Theta Prize for Outstanding Paper in History, 2018-19 (University at Albany, SUNY)


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