Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:14]: Case of Mrs Pratt who has a 'broken constitution'.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:762]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, in the form of a retained loose, neat draft in Cullen's hand, to a Mr Pratt, regarding the case of his son and briefly mentioning that of his wife. Cullen gives directions for the son (who is consumptive), and says that directions for the wife will follow in next post. Date is inferred from that of the follow-up letter concerning Mrs Pratt. 22? May? 1764?
 
[DOC ID:763]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply to [Mr Pratt] concerning the case of Mrs Pratt, giving detailed advice on regimen. Addresee inferred from related letters, including a previous letter concerning Pratt's son in which Cullen had promised to write another letter specifically regarding Mrs Pratt. 28 May 1764
 
[DOC ID:764]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply to Mr Pratt, concerning the cases of his wife and son. June? 1764
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1172] Mr Pratt (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1173] Mr Pratt (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1174] Mrs Pratt (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Cheviot Hills North-East England Europe certain
Place Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

4 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
PlaceDestination of Letter Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Cheviot Hills North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe certain