Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1574]: Case of Miss Delway whose whimsical notions concerning being infested with worms are described in a facetious letter by her cousin Dr Haliday.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2361] 
Letter from Dr Haliday, written in a facetious and satirical manner concerning the case of Miss Delway who he thinks has a very whimsical notion that she has 'monstrous' worms. 3 November 1783
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3006]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 743] Mrs Anna Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3007] Miss Delway (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2173] Dr Alexander Henry Halliday (Halyday, Halleday)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Belfast North Ireland Ireland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Country Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

4 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Belfast North Ireland Ireland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Scotland Europe certain