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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L4388 • Carl Linnaeus to Daniel Tilas, 23 July 1770 n.s.
Dated 1770 d 23 julii. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to Stockholm (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus thanks Daniel TilasTilas, Daniel (1712-1772).
Swedish. Nobleman. Mineralogist,
official heraldist, genealogist.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
for the pleasant and calm talks they had had at Drottningholm.

Linnaeus forgot to take the paintings with him when he left Drottningholm, but he did not bother about claiming them.

Linnaeusís coat of arms is dated April 7, 1757.

The wife of the county governor [Johan FunckFunck, Johan (1703-1773).
Swedish. Nobleman. Chamberlain. Governor
of the province of Westrobothnia and of
Uppsala in 1762. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
] has died, and Mrs Borell [wife of Anders BorellBorell, Anders Swedish. Mayor
of Uppsala. Father of Anna Maria Acrel
and Wendla Sidrén, father-in-law
of Johan Gustaf Acrel and Jonas
Sidrén.
] too. Linnaeus will attend the funeral at the county governorís.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (KB, Ep. T13). [1]