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


[ID:5524] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Alexander Kellock / Regarding: Mr Robert Dickson (Dixson, Dixon) (Patient) / 12 September 1787 / (Outgoing)

Reply [to Alexander Kellock] headed 'For Mrs Dicksons Son Mr Robert'.


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DOC ID 5524
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/144
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date12 September 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 [to Alexander Kellock] headed 'For Mrs Dicksons Son Mr Robert'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2099]
Case of Robert Dickson [Dixson] a boy afflicted with ulcers on his side who has started to a have 'epileptic' fits.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2995]AddresseeDr Alexander Kellock
[PERS ID:3992]PatientMr Robert Dickson (Dixson, Dixon)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2995]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Alexander Kellock
[PERS ID:3993]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Dickson (of Stoneridge)

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 Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe inferred

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