Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:767]: Case of James Hunter of Thurston (brother of Robert) whose catarrh turns to asthma and dropsy and who is advised to travel south.

Documents in this case

5 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3832] 
Reply 'To Mr Hunter of Thurston Q[uery] his brother'.. 15 June 1776
 
[DOC ID:1290] 
Letter from James Douglas to Robert Hunter, concerning the case of Hunter's brother James. Douglas describes bleeding the patient, and mentions seeing 'the opinion of Dr Cullen, last Post'. 18 June 1776
 
[DOC ID:1294] 
Reply (loose copy) to Robert Hunter, concerning the case of Hunter's brother James. 20 June 1776
 
[DOC ID:1311] 
Letter from Robert Hunter concerning his brother James. Handstamp is illegible. 11 July 1776
 
[DOC ID:3864] 
Reply 'To Mr Hunter of Thurston' answering 'your of the 11th' and concerning the continued treatment of his brother James for asthma and dropsy. 13 July 1776
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 336] Dr Ivie Campbell
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 637] James Douglas (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1469] Mr Douglas (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 635] Mr Robert Hunter (of Thurston)
[PERS ID: 636] Mr James Hunter (of Thurston)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Ayr (Air) Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Thurston East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

7 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 Ayr (Air) Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Thurston East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Thurston East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain