Cullen

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

 

The Medical Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen

Introduction

Cullen's private consultations survive as a remarkable archive of several thousand letters. Now available online.

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20,678

Pages digitised

5,603

Documents online

3,799

Documents transcribed

5,298

People

2,499

Cases

1,216

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Quote of the day

I wish he could get some fresh air and exercise in some shape or other the Best will be in a carriage in which he need not hang down his Leg when this cannot be had he may be the better for a chamber horse within Doors

(Dr Cullen for Mr Malcolm Laing, 24 March, 1774) 
[DOC ID: 3691]

Featured Letter [DOC ID:1347]


Address page of letter to Cullen. 1777 [DOC ID:1347]

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