Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:81]: Case of Lady Frances Erskine (Areskine), whose chronic condition is being treated with regular applications of artificial bath water to her swollen limbs.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:438] 
Letter 'For the Right Honble Lady Frances Areskine [Erskine]'. Discusses external treatment with artificial Bath water pumped onto the arm and chest. The recipe for artificial Bath water mentioned as enclosed "on the other page' has been identified as Letter ID:448. 1 August 1771
 
[DOC ID:448] 
Recipe for artificial Bath water for Lady Frances Erskine. Identified as the text of an enclosure sent with Letter ID:438. 1? August? 1771?
 

These documents contain one or more that share the same date. We have manually applied an order based on what we know.

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 225] Lady Frances Erskine (Areskine)
[PERS ID: 729] Dr Meysey (Moysey)

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 Erskine Glasgow and West 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 Erskine Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred