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


[ID:3277] From: Dr John Brown (Browne) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Anne Dashwood (Countess of Galloway) (Patient) / 8 December 1787 / (Incoming)

Covering letter by Brown for a case note by Lady Galloway, on her own case.


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DOC ID 3277
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2174a
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date8 December 1787
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Covering letter by Brown for a case note by Lady Galloway, on her own case.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2029]
Case of Anne Dashwood, Countess of Galloway, who has had sixteen children, and who was often bilious when younger, but who now suffers from pimples, itchy skin, boils and varied pains in her side and her legs.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:4485]AuthorDr John Brown (Browne)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4484]PatientMrs Anne Dashwood (Countess of Galloway)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:1153]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendEarl John Stewart (Lord Garlies, 7th Earl of Galloway)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Wigton North-West England Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Mentioned / Other Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Galloway Borders Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain

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