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


[ID:2549] From: Mr Alexander Copland (Coupland; of King's Grange) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Bushby (in Dumfries) (Patient) / 11 December 1784 / (Incoming)

Letter from Alexander Copland, concerning the case of Mrs Bushby.


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DOC ID 2549
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1598
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date11 December 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 Alexander Copland, concerning the case of Mrs Bushby.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:785]
Case of Mrs Bushby who has a bad chest, vomiting and various other complaints generally associated with multiple child-bearing.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:566]AuthorMr Alexander Copland (Coupland; of King's Grange)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2197]PatientMrs Bushby (in Dumfries)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:566]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr Alexander Copland (Coupland; of King's Grange)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred

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