Cullen Papers

Cullen Papers

Papers of William Cullen (1710-1790), Lecturer in Chemistry and Professor of Medicine at Glasgow University, later successively Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Medicine at Edinburgh University.

They include:

  • drafts of lectures
  • medical notes
  • letters to and from Cullen
  • papers used by John Thomson (1765-1846) in preparing An account of the life, lectures and writings, of William Cullen (Edinburgh: 1832).

Presented in 1920 by Professor John Millar Thomson (John Thomson's grandson), Emeritus Professor of Chemistry, King’s College, London.

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