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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L5656 • Carl Linnaeus to Upsala Universitets Kanslerer, 14 November 1741 n.s.
Dated 3 Nov. 1741. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to Stockholm (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Nils Rosén von RosensteinRosén von Rosenstein, Nils
(1706-1773). Swedish. Physician
and professor of medicine. Colleague of
Linnaeus at Uppsala. The founder of
modern pediatrics. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
and Linnaeus present their agreement on how the contents of their chairs could be changed.

Rosén von Rosenstein would take medical practice, anatomy, physiology, pathology and pharmaceutical chemistry. Linnaeusís field would be botany, metallurgical chemistry, semiotics, Diaetica and Materia medica. Linnaeus notes that he now will be allowed to live in house in the Uppsala University Botanical Garden [LinnéträdgårdenLinnéträdgården,
Swedish. The Uppsala University
Botanical Garden was founded by Olof
Rudbeck the Elder in 1655.
] without paying rent for it and Rosén von Rosenstein asks if he can move into rooms in Nosocomio academio, where he would be willing, in the presence of medical students, to examine sick patients.

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1907), vol. I:1, p. 39-40   p.39  p.40.