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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L2822 • Appelroot & Spalding to Carl Linnaeus, 10 November 1760 n.s.
Dated d 10 Nov. 1760. Sent from Stockholm (Sweden) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

The firm of Appelroot & SpaldingAppelroot & Spalding,
Swedish. Merchants. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
has received the sum of 1,300 dalers in copper by Linnaeus’s letter of November 7 [this letter has not come down to us]. They have recorded it in credit of the firm of Spalding & BranderSpalding & Brander,
Swedish. Trading firm, London.
in London and a letter will be sent there the following day ordering the payment of this sum to Daniel SolanderSolander, Daniel (1733-1782).
Swedish. Naturalist, explorer. Student
in Uppsala under Linnaeus and Johan
Gottschalk Wallerius. Went to London in
1760. Curator of natural history
collections at the British Museum.
Botanist on Cook’s first voyage
1768-1771. Joseph Bank’s librarian.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
.

It would be best to send the sum immediately but, as it is impossible to obtain a bill for such a small amount of money, it will be postponed until they receive some more payment to be credited to the same partner.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (LS, I, 157-159). [1] [2] [3]