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


[ID:2440] From: John Weir / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Nancy Newbigging (Nanny) (Patient) / 11 April 1784 / (Incoming)

Letter from John Weir, concerning the case of Nancy Newbigging.


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DOC ID 2440
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1495
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date11 April 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 John Weir, concerning the case of Nancy Newbigging.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:670]
Case of Nancy ['Nanny'] Newbigging, a five year old child who has had a fever and now has a swelling on her foot.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:5078]Author John Weir
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5076]PatientMiss Nancy Newbigging (Nanny)
[PERS ID:5078]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / Apothecary John Weir
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5077]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Robert Newbigging

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Lanark Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place of Handstamp Lanark Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain

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