Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1929]: Case of Miss Forster (daughter of the Berwick Postmaster, Ralph Forster), whose itchy skin complaint is diagnosed as being a 'Psora of some kind'.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:631] 
Reply concerning Miss Forster, the Berwick postmaster's daughter, whose ailment Cullen guesses to be 'of Psora kind' [p.221-2]. Mentions Mr William Forster. 30 August 1782
 
[DOC ID:5249] 
Reply concerning the case of Miss Forster. 1 May 1786
 
[DOC ID:5268] 
Reply concerning the case of Miss Forster. 31 May? 1786?
 

People involved in this case

7 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 4422] Mr
[PERS ID: 4423] Dr
[PERS ID: 5084] Dr
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2848] Mr Ralph Forster (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2854] Miss Forster (Foster)
[PERS ID: 2855] Mr William Forster (Foster)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

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

Places and role of place

2 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