Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:5]: Case of James Garthshore whose has stomach complaint.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:923] 
Reply, in the form of a very neatly written loose draft almost certainly in Cullen's own hand, with regimen for James Garthshore of Alderston, whose complaints 'are such as require a very serious attention', with recipes for Stomachic Powders and a Laxative Electuary. October 1774
 
[DOC ID:924] 
Letter from James Garthshore of Alderston concerning the progress of his own case and his treatment by John Lamont. 20 October 1774
 
[DOC ID:922] 
Letter from John Lamont concerning James Garthshore of Alderston, who suffers from pains and uneasiness of the stomach. presumably the letter forwarded by Garthshore as mentioned in his later letter to Cullen of 4 November (the last document in this Case). 27 October 1774
 
[DOC ID:931] 
Letter from James Garthshore of Alderston regarding the continuing progress of his stomach complaint and asking for medicines to be ordered at 'the Laboratory' (see footnote). 4 November 1774
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 443] Mr James Garthshore (Gartshore of Alderston)
[PERS ID: 834] Mr James Garthshore (James Garthshore snr. of Alderston)
[PERS ID: 442] Dr John Lamont (James Garthshore snr. of Alderston)
[PERS ID: 269] Mr Young (Younge)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Mid Calder Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificAlderston House Haddington Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place Ormiston Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

8 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlacePlace of Writing Mid Calder Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificPlace of WritingAlderston House Haddington Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDestination of LetterCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDestination of LetterAlderston House Haddington Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificMentioned / OtherAlderston House Haddington Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Ormiston Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain