Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1743]: Case of Miss Laurie who is poorly with a feverish cough, especially at night, and a menstrual irregularity.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2463] 
Letter from Gilbert Laurie to Alexander Wood, concerning the case of his daughter; he asks if 'any more can be done for my sweet lassie'. 27 May 1784
 
[DOC ID:4840] 
Reply, 'Miss Laurie'. Although the letter is signed only by Cullen, the 'we' used to throughout refers to both him and Alexander Wood. 29 May 1784
 
[DOC ID:5793] 
Reply 'For Miss Laurie' 7 March 1789
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 108] Dr Colin Drummond (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2240] Mr Gilbert Laurie (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3305] Miss Laurie (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3306] Mrs Laurie (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 588] Mr Alexander Wood (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Polmont Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Bristol South-West England Europe certain
Place Falkirk Mid Scotland 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 Polmont Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Polmont Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Bristol South-West England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Falkirk Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain