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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L1344 • Carl Linnaeus to Carl Hårleman, c. 25 December 1751 n.s.
Dated . Sent from () to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus is indebted to Carl HårlemanHårleman, Carl
(1700-1753). Swedish. Nobleman,
architect, royal superintendent.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
because he was the promotor of the striking of the medal cast to Linnaeusís honour and of the title of Physician in ordinary.

Hårleman is his comforter, patron and friend.

He encourages his scientific efforts. He is like a father to Linnaeus and has always assisted him in troubles. Linnaeus wishes Hårleman and his wife [Henrica Juliana HårlemanHårleman, Henrica Juliana
(1710-1753). Swedish. Wife of Carl
Hårleman, born von Liewen, sister
of Gertrud Elisabeth Ramel.
] all happiness and prosperity for the new year.

This is draft of an intended letter for the new year 1752.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. draft (LS).

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1917), vol. I:7, p. 146-147   p.146  p.147.