Cullen

The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

 

[Case ID:1317]: Case of the son of Mr and Mrs McArthur, 'affected with convulsive startings' after being 'placed upon his head by some other boys in imitation of Tumblers who at that time were in that Place'.

Documents in this case

5 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3725]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, 'For Miss Campbell from Mr Douglas'. 9 March 1775
 
[DOC ID:3015] 
Letter from Alexander Taylor, concerning the case of the son of Mrs McArthur. Although previously healthy, the boy was 'observed to be affected with convulsive startings' soon after playing with other children and being 'placed upon his head by some other boys in imitation ofo Tumblers who at that time were in that Place'. Delivered by Mrs McArthur. 14 April 1787
 
[DOC ID:5440] 
Reply concerning the case of 'Mrs Macarters boy'. 17 April 1787
 
[DOC ID:5471] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Mcarthur's boy ( 'Mr Mcarter's boy' ). June? 1787?
 
[DOC ID:3040] 
Letter from Alexander Taylor, concerning the case of the son of Mr McArthur, whose case is not improving. 15 June 1787
 

People involved in this case

7 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1281] Miss Margaret Campbell (Peggy)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1469] Mr Douglas (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3724] Mrs McArthur (Macarter, McCarter)
[PERS ID: 3725] Mr McArthur (Macarter, McCarter)
[PERS ID: 3727] Mr McArthur (Macarter, McCarter)
[PERS ID: 207] Dr Alexander Taylor (Sanders)

Unique Places linked to this Case

4 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Kilmarnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

6 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Kilmarnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain