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


[ID:2059] From: Miss Anna Porterfield / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Anna Porterfield (Patient) / 6 September 1781 / (Incoming)

Letter from Anna Porterfield, concerning her own case.


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DOC ID 2059
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1133
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date6 September 1781
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from Anna Porterfield, concerning her own case.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1323]
Case of Miss Anna Porterfield of Duchall who has a Flour Albus and related symptoms.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:120]AuthorMiss Anna Porterfield
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:120]PatientMiss Anna Porterfield
[PERS ID:121]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr Alexander Mollison (Molison, Molyson)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4319]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Fotheringham
[PERS ID:4320]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Fotheringham

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Duchal House Kilmacolm (Kilmalcolm) Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Port Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place of Handstamp Port Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain

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