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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L2623 • Mikael Harmensen to Carl Linnaeus, 6 November 1759 n.s.
Dated le 6 Novembre 1759. Sent from Bordeaux (France) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in French.

upSUMMARY

Although Mikael HarmensenHarmensen, Mikael (1771-1793).
Swedish. Swedish general consul in
Bordeaux, 1751. Ennobled in Sweden 1773.
Married to Sofie Dorolee von Robais.
Son of Jean Christoffer Harmensen.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
has not heard anything from Linnaeus he is convinced that Linnaeus is working for him to obtain the favour from the King [Adolf FredrikAdolf Fredrik, (1710-1771).
Swedish. King of Sweden. Reigned
1751-1771. Married to Lovisa Ulrika.
Father of Gustav III. Chancellor of
Uppsala university 1747-1751.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
] that Harmensen has asked for concerning his family. He has a particular reason now since he has just married.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (LS, VI, 290-291). [1] [2] [3]