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Carl Linnaeus to Hans Sloane,
2 March 1736 n.s.Dated 1736. Mart. 2..
Sent from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to London (Great Britain).
Written in Latin.
L0072. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Hans SloaneHans Sloane (1660-1753). British.
Physician, naturalist and collector. Secretary of
the Royal Society in 1693, president in 1727.
Sloane’s collections of natural history objects
were donated to the English nation and were one of
cornerstones of the British Museum (1759).
Correspondent of Linnaeus. , 2 March 1736 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (BL, Sloane Ms 4054, 190-190v).