Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2320]: Case of Margaret, wife of Rev. Charles Stewart of Strachur, who has menstrual problems.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3458] 
Letter from Dr Charles Stewart of Strachur concerning the case of his wife, who suffers from fluor albus and vaginal discomfort. The letter is addressed to Mr Ivie Campbell, apothecary. He writes: 'And if you think proper to consult any medi[c]al Gentleman you may believe I shall not grudge the Expence'. As Stewart was only awarded his DD by St Andrews in 1804, this may date the annotation. 7 February 1789
 
[DOC ID:5781] 
Reply headed 'For Mrs Stuart', wih prescription and instructions for taking Copaiva Balsam on sugar. Cullen also advises on bathing. 13 February 1789
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 336] Dr Ivie Campbell
[PERS ID: 5169] Mr Duncan Campbell (junior; of Greenock)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5167] Reverend Charles Stewart (Dr Stewart; Stuart; of Strachur)
[PERS ID: 5168] Mrs Margaret Stewart (Stuart)

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 Strachur Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
SpecificHigh Street Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Greenock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Inveraray West Highlands Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

7 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 Strachur Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDestination of LetterHigh Street Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Strachur Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Greenock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Inveraray West Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Inveraray West Highlands Scotland Europe certain