Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:148]: Case of Robert Harkness with a protracted history of headaches, stomach problems and a more recent bout of fever.

Documents in this case

6 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:902] 
Covering letter for a case note on Robert Harkness, written by Richard Allen. The enclosed case-note mentioned is Doc:903. 3 June 1774
 
[DOC ID:903] 
'Case of Robert Harkness, Tennant in Kirkmichael', who has suffered from various illnesses over the past six or seven years composed by Richard Allen. Enclosed with document ID:902. 3 June 1774
 
[DOC ID:3698] 
Reply titled 'For Mr Harkness' ('For Mr Rich. Allan' is struck out), recorded in a highly contracted form, concerning the difficulty of treating his rheumatic and inflammatory disorder. 5 June 1774
 
[DOC ID:3827] 
Reply, assumed to be addressed to Richard Allen, 'For Mr Harkness', consisting of a brief summary of advice and a recipe. 7 June 1776
 
[DOC ID:3849] 
Reply, presumably to Richard Allen, concerning 'Mr Harkness', with advice on the flesh brush and diaphoretics. 29 June 1776
 
[DOC ID:3898] 
Reply, presumably to Richard Allen, concerning 'Mr Harkness' 10 August 1776
 

These documents contain one or more that share the same date. We have manually applied an order based on what we know.

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 418] Richard Allen
[PERS ID: 1051] Mr Blackstock
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1052] Lord Dalzell (Lord Dalziel Carnwath)
[PERS ID: 1053] Robert Harkness (Lord Dalziel Carnwath)

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
SpecificKirkmichael House Lochmaben Borders Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Lochmaben Borders 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
SpecificPlace of WritingKirkmichael House Lochmaben Borders Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDestination of LetterKirkmichael House Lochmaben Borders Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Lochmaben Borders Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Lochmaben Borders Scotland Europe certain