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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L1946 • Carl Linnaeus to Henning Adolph Gyllenborg, 23 September 1755 n.s.
Dated 23 sept. 1755. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus writes to Henning Adolph GyllenborgGyllenborg, Henning Adolph
(1713-1775). Swedish. Count,
councillor. Student at Uppsala and
member of the Royal Swedish Academy of
Sciences. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
to inform him that he on the 21th of September was elected member of the Royal Society of Sciences[Kungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i UppsalaKungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i
Uppsala,
Swedish. The Royal
Society of Sciences at Uppsala was
founded in 1728.
]. Gyllenborg should regard this honour as a sign of the unfeigned appreciation that all members of the Society had for such a true maecenas of the sciences.

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1912), vol. I:6, p. 237   p.237.