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


[ID:2410] From: Mrs Lucy Maxwell (Gage) (of Munchies, Munches) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Lucy Maxwell (Gage) (of Munchies, Munches) (Patient) / 5 March 1784 / (Incoming)

Letter from L. Maxwell, concerning her own case [Mrs Lucy Maxwell of Munshes.].


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DOC ID 2410
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1465
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date5 March 1784
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 L. Maxwell, concerning her own case [Mrs Lucy Maxwell of Munshes.].
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:780]
Case of Mrs Maxwell of Munches [Munchies] whose symptoms are attributed to 'a weakness of the womb'; she is later considered a 'nervous' case. Cullen's replies refer to a number of incoming letters which are untraced.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:2415]AuthorMrs Lucy Maxwell (of Munchies, Munches)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2415]PatientMrs Lucy Maxwell (of Munchies, Munches)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Munchies / Monchies / Munches / Muches Dalbeattie Borders Scotland Europe certain

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