Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:534]: Case of James Strachan, suffering from melancholia, 'mania', and other symptoms.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1314] 
Letter from Ann Strachan to her uncle James Coutts, giving further details on the case of James Strachan in response to Cullen's request for further information. A handstamp is present, but illegible. 12 July 1776
 
[DOC ID:3869] 
Reply 'For Mr Strachan' who has a mental illness. Relates to Letter ID:1314, but addressee, who could be the patient's relative or an attendant practitioner, is unnamed. Gives summary advice on management and a cephalic recipe. 17 July 1776
 
[DOC ID:1322] 
Letter from Ann Strachan (unsigned) concerning the case of James Strachan. 10 August 1776
 
[DOC ID:3900] 
Reply 'For Mr Strachan' 13 August 1776
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1027] Mr James Coutts
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1028] Dr Ogilvy (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 235] Mr James Strachan (Jamie)
[PERS ID: 888] Ann Strachan (Jamie)

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 Balgavies East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Place Barcelona Spain Spain Europe certain
Place Montpellier South of France France Europe certain
Place Paris France France Europe certain
SpecificPrinces Street Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

9 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 Balgavies East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Balgavies East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Barcelona Spain Spain Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Montpellier South of France France Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Paris France France Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherPrinces Street Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain