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


[ID:3576] From: Mr Charles Oliphant / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Laurence Oliphant (of Gask) (Patient) / 27 August 1789 / (Incoming)

Letter from Charles Oliphant on the case of his father. Scribal copy written by a sister.


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DOC ID 3576
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2464
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date27 August 1789
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 Charles Oliphant on the case of his father. Scribal copy written by a sister.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2273]
Case of Mr Oliphant of Gask.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:4688]AuthorMr Charles Oliphant
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4682]PatientMr Laurence Oliphant (of Gask)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4690]Other Physician / SurgeonDr Harry
[PERS ID:4689]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss
[PERS ID:4688]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Charles Oliphant

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Gask (Findogask) Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place of Handstamp Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

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