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


[ID:2799] From: Mr John Harley / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Mutter (Patient) / 21 April 1786 / (Incoming)

Letter from the surgeon John Harley, concerning the case of Reverend Dr Mutter's daughter.


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DOC ID 2799
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1837
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date21 April 1786
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 the surgeon John Harley, concerning the case of Reverend Dr Mutter's daughter.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1945]
Case of a daughter of the Revd. Dr Thomas and Isabel Mutter at Dumfries who has pains in her side which the local surgeon terms hysterical. Cullen thinks she is just rather delicate.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1709]AuthorMr John Harley
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:475]PatientMiss Mutter
[PERS ID:1709]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr John Harley
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:472]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendDr Thomas Mutter (Reverend)
[PERS ID:474]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Isabel Mutter

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 certain
Place of Handstamp Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain

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