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


[ID:5387] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr William Farquharson / Regarding: Mrs Paisley (Patient) / January? 1787? / (Outgoing)

Reply concerning the case of Mrs Paisley, written to multiple addressees.


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DOC ID 5387
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/7
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
DateJanuary? 1787?
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply concerning the case of Mrs Paisley, written to multiple addressees.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2016]
Case of Mrs Paisley, a young widow, who has taken to 'dram drinking' to ease a stomach disorder and who dies of a suspected gout on her stomach.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:663]AddresseeMr William Farquharson
[PERS ID:3673]PatientMrs Paisley
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:663]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr William Farquharson
[PERS ID:3000]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr John White (Whytt)
[PERS ID:3000]Supplemental AddresseeMr John White (Whytt)

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 Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain

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