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


[ID:4758] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Jonathan Binns / Regarding: William Hillary (Patient), Miss Hillary (Patient) / 17 December 1783 / (Outgoing)

Reply to Dr [Binns] concerning young Mr Hillary.


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DOC ID 4758
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/16/162
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date17 December 1783
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply to Dr [Binns] concerning young Mr Hillary.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1581]
Case of fourteen-year-old William Hillary who has been unwell since the death of his younger sister from a baffling condition which brought on some sort of seizures.
[Case ID:2492]
Case of Miss Hillary, a girl of between eleven and twelve years old, who dies of an unknown feverish condition after having earlier had Scarlatina.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3941]AddresseeDr Jonathan Binns
[PERS ID:3892]Patient William Hillary
[PERS ID:3922]PatientMiss Hillary
[PERS ID:3941]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Jonathan Binns
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3891]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendDr Hillary
[PERS ID:3892]Patient's Relative / Spouse / Friend William Hillary
[PERS ID:3922]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss Hillary

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 Liverpool North-West England Europe inferred

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