Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1975]: Case of Mr Riddell at or near Hexham, whose complaints include pains in his hands and salivating excessively, all symptoms Cullen attributes to a 'gouty' disposition.

Documents in this case

16 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2690]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Charles Keith, concerning the case of Mr Woodman, who has called on Keith since his return, and the reporting on the progress of Mr Riddel. 22 August 1785
 
[DOC ID:5134]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, 'Dr Keith C[oncerning] Mr Woodman'; mentions also the case of Mr Riddell. 25 August 1785
 
[DOC ID:2868] 
Letter from Thomas Jefferson, concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 29 August 1786
 
[DOC ID:5324] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 1? September 1786?
 
[DOC ID:5332] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell; Cullen thanks the addressee for giving him accounts of the patient, 'as I am exceedingly desirous of doing him all the service in my power'. 16 September 1786
 
[DOC ID:2940] 
Letter from Thomas Jefferson, concerning the case of Mr Riddell. He mentioned that Dr Hall and Dr Brown have also been consulted. 4 December 1786
 
[DOC ID:5367] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 6 December 1786
 
[DOC ID:2980] 
Letter from Thomas Jefferson concerning the case of Mr Riddell. January 1787
 
[DOC ID:2967] 
Letter from Thomas Jefferson, concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 12 January 1787
 
[DOC ID:5392] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell, who 'continues to complain of the itching in his face'. 15 January 1787
 
[DOC ID:5398] 
Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 23 January 1787
 
[DOC ID:3311] 
Letter from Thomas Jeffereson concerning the case of Mr Riddell. Includes a copy of a recipe from Cullen from 1787. 1 March 1787
 
[DOC ID:3011] 
Letter from Thomas Jefferson, concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 3 April 1787
 
[DOC ID:5434] 
Letter concerning the case of Mr Riddell. 5 April 1787
 
[DOC ID:5611] 
Letter to Mr Riddell concerning his own case, in response to 'a letter from Mr Jefferson giving me some account of your state of health'. 4 March 1788
 
[DOC ID:5687] 
Letter to Mr Riddell concerning his own case, in response by a letter to Cullen from Dr Keith. 31 July 1788
 

People involved in this case

11 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3790] Dr Askew
[PERS ID: 1452] Dr Charles Brown
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4412] Mrs Dorothy (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3789] Dr Eiken (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 624] Dr John Ralph Fenwick (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 510] Dr John Hall (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4332] Dr Thomas Jefferson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3387] Dr Charles Keith (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2883] Mr Thomas Riddell (of Swinburne Castle)
[PERS ID: 3787] Mr Benjamin Woodman (of Swinburne Castle)

Unique Places linked to this Case

8 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Morpeth North-East England Europe certain
Place Hexham North-East England Europe certain
SpecificFelton Park Felton North-East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Country Scotland Europe certain
SpecificSwinburne Castle Swineburn North-East England Europe certain
Place Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

16 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 Morpeth North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Hexham North-East England Europe certain
SpecificPlace of WritingFelton Park Felton North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Morpeth North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Hexham North-East England Europe inferred
SpecificDestination of LetterSwinburne Castle Swineburn North-East England Europe inferred
SpecificDestination of LetterFelton Park Felton North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherSwinburne Castle Swineburn North-East England Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherFelton Park Felton North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Morpeth North-East England Europe certain