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Carl Linnaeus to Hans Sloane,
21 January 1737 n.s.Dated 1737. jan. 21..
Sent from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to London (Great Britain).
Written in Latin.
L0131. 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. , 21 January 1737 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (BL, Sloane Ms 4055, 40-41v).