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


[ID:4909] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr John Likly (Likely) / Regarding: Mr John Likly (Likely) (Patient) / 7 September 1784 / (Outgoing)

Reply concerning the case of Mr Likely.


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DOC ID 4909
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/17/104
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date7 September 1784
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) Enclosure(s) present
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply concerning the case of Mr Likely.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:820]
Case of Mr John Likly whose own fears that he has 'a venereal taint' or 'virus' eventually appear to have been well founded and who is increasingly concerned that he has 'weak nerves'.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2472]AddresseeMr John Likly (Likely)
[PERS ID:2472]PatientMr John Likly (Likely)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2528]OtherMr James Buchan

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 Greenock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred

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