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


[ID:5143] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr William Schaw / Regarding: Mrs Chalmers (Patient) / September? 1785 / (Outgoing)

Letter concerning the case of Mrs Chalmers. Date inferred from surrounding documents.


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DOC ID 5143
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/18/125
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
DateSeptember? 1785
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter concerning the case of Mrs Chalmers. Date inferred from surrounding documents.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:469]
Case of Mrs Chalmers who is bedridden, and in a very weak and incontinent state.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3443]AddresseeMr William Schaw
[PERS ID:3445]PatientMrs Chalmers
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3443]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr William Schaw
[PERS ID:3444]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Bruce

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 Falkirk Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

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