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


[ID:5815] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr / Regarding: Mr James Macnight (Jamie Macknight) (Patient) / 3 May 1789 / (Outgoing)

Reply headed 'For Mr James Macnight'.


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DOC ID 5815
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/21/87
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date3 May 1789
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply headed 'For Mr James Macnight'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2311]
Case of Mr James Macnight who has a long-standing 'nervous' weakness. He was satisfactorily attended by Cullen at Edinburgh twelve years earlier, but there is no record of this.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4718]AddresseeDr
[PERS ID:4715]PatientMr James Macnight (Jamie Macknight)
[PERS ID:4718]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5587]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Ormiston (mother)
[PERS ID:4716]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Macknight (Macnight)

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

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