Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:739]: Case of Miss Milmer who is advised over bathing and taking the waters at Harrogate where she has gone for her health.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3906] 
Reply for 'Miss Milmer'. Advice for her taking Harrogate waters, bathing, diet and exercise, for menstrual problems. Includes recipe for purgative pills. Subsequent Letter ID: 3920 makes it clear that she is actually in Harrogate. 17 August? 1776?
 
[DOC ID:3920]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, 'For Miss Milmer' at Harrogate. Also refers to the case of 'the Major' [Sinclair?] who has a skin eruption while also staying at Harrogate [conjectural identification based on Case ID:836, which concerns 'Mrs Major Sinclair' who is visiting Harrogate at this very date.] 6 September 1776
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1702]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1701] Miss Milmer (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4846] Major Sinclair (Professor Cullen)

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 Harrogate North-East England Europe inferred

Places and role of place

3 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 Harrogate North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Harrogate North-East England Europe certain