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


[ID:4930] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Captain James Birnie Hamilton / Regarding: Captain James Birnie Hamilton (Patient) / 12 October 1784 / (Outgoing)

Reply to and concerning the case of Captain Hamilton.


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DOC ID 4930
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/17/124
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date12 October 1784
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) Enclosure(s) present
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply to and concerning the case of Captain Hamilton.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1754]
Case of Captain James Hamilton who has had heartburn and stomach problems, but is mainly troubled by sores on his legs and ankles.

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Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3406]AddresseeCaptain James Birnie Hamilton
[PERS ID:3406]PatientCaptain James Birnie Hamilton
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3407]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr McLure

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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 Dalserf House Dalserf Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred

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