Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:569]: Case of John Morison, who is blind due to smallpox.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1420]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Robert Whyt(e) of Falkirk, concerning the case of John Morison, a poor widow's son, who lost his sight due to smallpox. He asks if Cullen may be able to help restore some sight, and refers to a similar case treated by an unnamed Edinburgh oculist. The letter was delivered by the child's mother. 16 June 1777
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2065]
[PERS ID: 2066]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2063] Mr John Morison (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2064] Mrs Morison (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2067] Robert Whyt (Whyte of Falkirk)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Falkirk Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Falkirk Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain