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


[ID:4399] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Thomas Mack / Regarding: Mr Ancrum (Patient) / 31 March 1779 / (Outgoing)

Reply, 'For Mr Ancrum'.


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DOC ID 4399
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/11/137
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date31 March 1779
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply, 'For Mr Ancrum'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:790]
Case of Mr Ancrum, a Northumberland farmer, whose dyspepsia was recently aggravated by the shock of being attacked by 'footpads'.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:197]AddresseeMr Thomas Mack
[PERS ID:5179]PatientMr Ancrum
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:197]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr Thomas Mack

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Tweedmouth North-East England Europe inferred

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