Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1331]: Case of Alexander Cowan who has asthma.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2023] 
Letter from Mr Cowan, concerning the case of his 15-year-old son Alexander, 'distressed with a Breathlessness'. 30 June 1781
 
[DOC ID:159] 
Letter to Mr Cowan regarding his young son Alexander, who is afflicted with a 'spasmodic asthma'. Recommends a sea voyage and bleeding. 2 July 1781
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 126] Mr R Cowan
[PERS ID: 127] Alexander Cowan
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2153] Dr Walter Stirling (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

10 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Carron Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place Bo'ness (Borness / Borrowstouneness) Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Place Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Place Kirkcaldy Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Falkirk Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Place Stirling Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
SpecificKerse Castle / Carse Castle Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

12 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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Carron Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Bo'ness (Borness / Borrowstouneness) Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Carron Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Kirkcaldy Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Falkirk Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Stirling Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherKerse Castle / Carse Castle Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain