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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3278 • Conrad Matthiesen to Carl Linnaeus, 12 July 1763 n.s.
Dated le 12 Juillet 1763. Sent from Altona (Germany) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in French.

L3278. Conrad MatthiesenConrad Matthiesen (?-?). ?.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
to Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish. , 12 July 1763 n.s.

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Conrad MatthiessenMatthiesen, Conrad (?-?). ?.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
has received a package from Messieurs de Sanct Clemente & D´Werhagen [Clement & DverhagenClement & Dverhagen, .
Firm, Livorno. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
] in Livorno via Venice and Nürnberg containing plants for the Uppsala University Botanical Garden [Linnéträdgården Linnéträdgården,
Swedish. The Uppsala University
Botanical Garden was founded by Olof
Rudbeck the Elder in 1655.
]. He received it on Friday last week and was going to post it the same day but had to reconsider because of the cost.

Now Matthiessen asks Linnaeus how to send the package and who will pay for the costs from Nürnberg to Altona (8 mark and 8 sous lubs).

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a. original holograph (LS, X, 68-69). [1] [2] [3]