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John Mitchell to Carl Linnaeus,
12 May 1750 n.s.Dated Maj. 1. 1750.
Sent from London (Great Britain) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Latin.
L1141. John MitchellJohn Mitchell (1711-1768).
British/American. Physician and botanist. Born in
Virginia. After studies in medicine at the
University of Edinburgh he returned to Virginia as
a physician, but left America for London in 1746.
Famous for his map of eastern North-America, known
as the Mitchell Map, first published in 1755.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
to Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish. , 12 May 1750 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, X, 209-210). 
1. A selection (1821), vol. 2, p. 449-451 p.449 p.450 p.451.