2 letters (ANS) and 2 holograph notes, unsigned, relating to various social engagements.
ALS relating medical notes and observations.
ALS. Invites addressee to join the Horticulture Society [of Edinburgh].
ALS. Writes regarding the settlement of an estate.
ALS. Writes to Mr. J. Robinson and Mr. Stockdale respectively regarding his account and the sale of his work.
Document, signed. John Mitchell petitions the Hospital for admittance. The Hospital receives the promise of John Haighton, physician, to supply the patient with clean body linen weekly and to remove the body at his expense, if the patient should die within the Hospital's care.
ALS. Asks him to kindly give three or four baths free of charge to a servant girl of his wife who does not have the means to pay for them. Adds that next time he will recommend better patients.
ALS. Sends information on cases of artificial anus.
ANS. Requests that bearer be given a copy of his work on mineral waters, as well as his book on the liver. Note is attached to short biographical sketch.
ANS. Autograph sample.
ANS. Excuses his absence from a committee meeting.
Letter (ALS) concerning corrections to a report.
ANS. Sets a time to meet the next day.
ANS regarding a competition.
ANS. An autograph signature sample.
[Ad?] Richard papers, undated. 2 items
2 autographed notes from unidentified French physician.
ANS. Autograph signature sample.
ALS. Letter of recommendation for Doctor Forester Dexter.
ALS. Refers the addressee to Alfred Stille's and John Shaw Billings' writings on cholera.