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


[ID:4794] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: John Weir / Regarding: Miss Nancy Newbigging (Nanny) (Patient) / 12 March 1784 / (Outgoing)

Reply headed 'For Mr Newbiggings Daughter'.


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DOC ID 4794
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/16/198
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date12 March 1784
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) Enclosure(s) present
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply headed 'For Mr Newbiggings Daughter'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:670]
Case of Nancy ['Nanny'] Newbigging, a five year old child who has had a fever and now has a swelling on her foot.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5078]Addressee John Weir
[PERS ID:5076]PatientMiss Nancy Newbigging (Nanny)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5078]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / Apothecary John Weir
[PERS ID:5077]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Robert Newbigging

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 Lanark Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred

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