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


[ID:3042] From: Mr James Cunnison (Cunison ) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Elizabeth Cunnison (Burrell or Birrell) (Cunison ) (Patient), Captain George Birrel (Burrel, Burrell) (Patient) / 17 June 1787 / (Incoming)

Letter from James Cunison, concerning the case of Mr Birrell, his brother-in-law.


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DOC ID 3042
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2075
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date17 June 1787
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from James Cunison, concerning the case of Mr Birrell, his brother-in-law.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:934]
Case of Mrs Cunnison who suffers menstrual pains and colic.
[Case ID:2020]
Case of Captain Birrel [Burrel] whose symptoms include headaches and perspiring; he then has a convulsive fit.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:3738]AuthorMr James Cunnison (Cunison )
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2158]PatientMrs Elizabeth Cunnison (Cunison )
[PERS ID:3737]PatientCaptain George Birrel (Burrel, Burrell)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3738]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr James Cunnison (Cunison )

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Jerviston Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

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