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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L2136 • Carl Linnaeus to Carl Gustaf Tessin, 1 January 1757 n.s.
Dated 1757. jan. 1.. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to ? (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus writes to Carl Gustaf TessinTessin, Carl Gustaf
(1695-1770). Swedish. Count, important
politician and patron of science and
art. He supported Swedish artists and
scientists and collected art, books and
natural history objects. He assisted
Linnaeus’s career in many ways. Married
to Lovisa Ulrica Tessin. Uncle to
Fredrik Sparre. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
and thanks him sincerely for all the support and assistance he has received since June 28, 1739. He also thanks Tessin for all the honours he has received thanks to him and he continues to praise Tessin.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (RA, Ericsbergsarkivet, Autografsamlingen, vol. 132, Nr. 14). [1] [2] [3] [4]

upEDITIONS

1. Ställningar och förhållanden (1859), p. 16 .
2. Svenska arbeten (1878), vol. 1, p. 34-35   p.34  p.35.