Mr Douglas is ill
Having spent all the intervening days cataloguing and attending to his collection, David Douglas is having a couple of off days.
Sunday July 29th, 1827
Very hot and sultry; thunder in the evening
Monday & Tuesday 30th & 31st
Much indisposed; violent headache and feverish. Had some medicine of Mr Richard Julian Hamlyn, the Company and Colony surgeon, who has been attentive to me. Unable to go out