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Alexander Bernhard Kölpin to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
19 November 1765 n.s.Dated XIX Novembr. MDCCLXV.
Sent from Greifswald (Germany) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Latin.
L6029. Alexander Bernhard KölpinAlexander Bernhard Kölpin
(1739-1801). German. Professor of medicine an
natural history at Greifswald. Later royal medical
counsellor of Prussia and town physician of
Stettin. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
to Carl Linnaeus the YoungerCarl Linnaeus the Younger (1741-1783).
Swedish. Botanist. Son of Carl Linnaeus and Sara
Elisabet Linnaea. Brother of Elisabeth Christina,
Louisa, Sara Christina and Sophia Linnaea.
Attended his fatherís lectures, had private tutors
(Löfling, Rolander, Solander and Falk, all
Linnaeusís students). Demonstrator of botany at
Uppsala. Succeeded his father.
, 19 November 1765 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, VIII, 104-105).