Cullen

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

 

Spermaceti

Sperm. Ceti. 'A fatty substance, which in a purified state has the form of a soft white scaly mass, found in the head (and to some extent in other parts) of the sperm-whale Physeter macrocephalus) and some other whales and dolphins' (OED).

Category: Ingredients
Sub category: Animal

40 documents found with this item tagged. See below for the various ways that this item has been used in the the documents.



[DOC ID:4750] Spermacete on page (1)
[ID:4750] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr William Colvill (Colville) / Regarding: Mrs Abigail Grier (Patient) / 21 November 1783 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:1331] Sperma Ceti on page (1)
[ID:1331] Case Note / Regarding: Anonymous (Patient) / 1776? / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1365] sperm: Cæti on page (1)
[ID:1365] From: Dr John Lorrain / To: Mr John Davidson (of Ravelrigg) / Regarding: Mr Robert Sanderson (Patient) / 8? February? 1777 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1301] Sperm.Ceti. on page (2)
[ID:1301] From: Dr George Skene / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Lumsden (Patient) / June 1776 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:5951] Sperm. Cet. on page (1)
[ID:5951] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Greggan (Patient) / 16 July 1769 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:5951] Spermaceti on page (1)
[ID:5951] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Greggan (Patient) / 16 July 1769 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:515] sperm.cet. on page (2)
[ID:515] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Matthew Davidson / Regarding: Mr Patrick Mellis (Meliss) (Patient) / 28 February 1775 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:515] spermaceti on page (2)
[ID:515] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Matthew Davidson / Regarding: Mr Patrick Mellis (Meliss) (Patient) / 28 February 1775 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:520] Sperm. ceti on page (3)
[ID:520] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr William Hogg (Hog) / Regarding: Mr William Hogg (Hog) (Patient) / 1 April 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:520] Spermaceti on page (3)
[ID:520] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr William Hogg (Hog) / Regarding: Mr William Hogg (Hog) (Patient) / 1 April 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:5046] Spermaceti on page (4)
[ID:5046] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr John Bennet / Regarding: Mr George Milne (Mill) (Patient) / 7 May 1785 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:5054] Sperm. cet. on page (7)
[ID:5054] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Stuart / Regarding: Miss McKay (Patient) / 14 May 1785 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:5054] Spermaceti on page (7)
[ID:5054] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Stuart / Regarding: Miss McKay (Patient) / 14 May 1785 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:465] Spermaceti on page (2)
[ID:465] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Alexander Douglas (Sir Alexander Douglas of Glenbervie) / Regarding: Miss Stewart Dempster (Stuart) (Patient) / 8 January 1773 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:433] Sperm. Cet. on page (2)
[ID:433] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mrs Grieve (Patient) / 11 May 1771 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:433] Spermaceti on page (2)
[ID:433] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mrs Grieve (Patient) / 11 May 1771 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3723] sperm. cet. on page (3)
[ID:3723] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mrs Willoughby (Willobie) (Patient) / 17 February 1775 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3723] spermaceti on page (3)
[ID:3723] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mrs Willoughby (Willobie) (Patient) / 17 February 1775 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3683] Sperm Coct on page (2)
[ID:3683] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Miss Margaret Campbell (Peggy) (Patient) / 29 June 1773 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3683] Spermaceti Decoction on page (2)
[ID:3683] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Miss Margaret Campbell (Peggy) (Patient) / 29 June 1773 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3622] Spermiciti on page (2)
[ID:3622] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr Henry Cullen (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" ) / Regarding: Mr George Burdon (Patient) / 15 January 1790 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:3618] Spermacety mixture on page (1)
[ID:3618] From: Mr George Burdon / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr George Burdon (Patient) / 2 January 1790 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:3619] Spermacæti on page (2)
[ID:3619] From: Mr George Burdon / To: Dr Henry Cullen (Harry, Dr Henry, "the young doctor" ) / Regarding: Mr George Burdon (Patient) / 12 January 1789 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2743] Spermaceti Ointment on page (3)
[ID:2743] From: Dr Charles Keith / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Charles Keith (Patient), Mr John Cook (Cooke; of Gallowhill; of Ogle. ) (Patient), Mr (Patient) / 24 December 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2511] sperm. cet.spermaceti on page (2)
[ID:2511] From: Dr Colin Robertsone (Robertson) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Reverend Archibald Stevenson (of St Madoes) (Patient) / 12 September 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2478] Sperm Ceti on page (2)
[ID:2478] From: Mr Charles Rankine (Rankin) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mrs McConnochie (McKonochie) (Patient) / 25 June 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2335] Sperm Cet.Spermaceti on page (4)
[ID:2335] From: Dr Hugh Dougall (Dougal) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Duff (Patient) / 10 October 1783 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1950] a Sperm.Ceti mixture on page (1)
[ID:1950] From: Dr John Heysham / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Brown (Patient), Mr John Leveck (Levec) (Patient), Miss Hodgson (Hodgeson) (Patient) / 26 November 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1950] Sperm. Ceti on page (2)
[ID:1950] From: Dr John Heysham / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Brown (Patient), Mr John Leveck (Levec) (Patient), Miss Hodgson (Hodgeson) (Patient) / 26 November 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1950] Spermaceti on page (2)
[ID:1950] From: Dr John Heysham / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Brown (Patient), Mr John Leveck (Levec) (Patient), Miss Hodgson (Hodgeson) (Patient) / 26 November 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1145] Sperm Cæti on page (2)
[ID:1145] From: Mr Thomas Duncanson / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr George Cumming (of Altyre) (Patient) / 28 May 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:106] Sperma Ceti on page (9)
[ID:106] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr James Duncanson / Regarding: Mr James Duncanson (Patient) / August? 1770? / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:106] Sperma Ceti on page (9)
[ID:106] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr James Duncanson / Regarding: Mr James Duncanson (Patient) / August? 1770? / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:1009] Spermicet. ʒiy on page (2)
[ID:1009] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr James Mucklejohn / Regarding: Mr James Mucklejohn (Patient) / 20 August 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:1009] Spermaceti on page (2)
[ID:1009] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr James Mucklejohn / Regarding: Mr James Mucklejohn (Patient) / 20 August 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:832] Parmacetty on page (2)
[ID:832] From: Dr Charles Bisset (C.B.) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Anne Bisset (Patient) / 12 July 1772 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:976] Sperm. cet. on page (2)
[ID:976] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Heysham / Regarding: Miss Brown (Patient), Mr John Leveck (Levec) (Patient) / 11 June 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:976] Spermicetti on page (2)
[ID:976] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Heysham / Regarding: Miss Brown (Patient), Mr John Leveck (Levec) (Patient) / 11 June 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:992] Sperm. on page (2)
[ID:992] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr George Hamilton / Regarding: Miss Isabella? Agnew (of Lochnaw) (Patient) / 22 July 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:992] Spermicetti on page (2)
[ID:992] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr George Hamilton / Regarding: Miss Isabella? Agnew (of Lochnaw) (Patient) / 22 July 1780 / (Outgoing)