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


[ID:5878] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Lady Helen Hamilton / Regarding: Lady Elizabeth Douglas (Patient) / 27 August 1789 / (Outgoing)

Letter to Lady Selkirk concerning the case of Lady Eliza.


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DOC ID 5878
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/21/149
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date27 August 1789
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter to Lady Selkirk concerning the case of Lady Eliza.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2339]
Case of Elizabeth, a daughter of the Earl of Sellkirk.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4679]AddresseeLady Helen Hamilton
[PERS ID:4678]PatientLady Elizabeth Douglas
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4677]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendEarl Dunbar Douglas (4th Earl of Selkirk)
[PERS ID:4679]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendLady Helen Hamilton

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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred

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