Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:565]: Case of Princess Dashkova with a 'disposition to Gout'.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4324] 
Response 'For Princess of Daschkoff', concerning regimen for managing the gout. No incoming letter traced, but the Russian Princess was resident in Edinburgh at this period while overseeing the education of her son and her private journal [now published] records that she consulted Cullen over her protracted ill health. She frequently held dinners attended by members of the Edinburgh professoriat. October? 1778?
 

People involved in this case

2 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2118] Princess Yekaterina Romanovna Dashkova (Ekaterina, Catherine; Vorontsova-Dashkova)

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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland 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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred