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


[ID:5507] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Richard Somner (Sommers) / Regarding: Lord George Hay ('Marquiss of Tweddale' (Tweedale/Tweeddale)) (Patient) / 20? August? 1787? / (Outgoing)

Reply [to Richard Somner] concerning the case of the Marquis of Tweedale.


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DOC ID 5507
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/127
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date20? August? 1787?
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply [to Richard Somner] concerning the case of the Marquis of Tweedale.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:983]
Case of George Hay, Marquis of Tweeddale who has gout; in 1787, the last year of his life, he also suffers from 'Scorbutic Blotches on his arms and body'.

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Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2661]AddresseeMr Richard Somner (Sommers)
[PERS ID:2355]PatientLord George Hay ('Marquiss of Tweddale' (Tweedale/Tweeddale))
[PERS ID:2661]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr Richard Somner (Sommers)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

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Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Haddington Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred

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