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Johannes Beckman to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
17 November 1766 n.s.Dated d. 17. Nov. 1766..
Sent from Göttingen (Germany) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Latin.
L6127. Johannes BeckmanJohannes Beckman (1739-1811). German.
Professor of economy, Göttingen. After a
two-year stay in St Petersburg, he travelled in
Sweden and Denmark in 1765-1766. Correspondent of
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 father’s lectures, had private tutors
(Löfling, Rolander, Solander and Falk, all
Linnaeus’s students). Demonstrator of botany at
Uppsala. Succeeded his father.
, 17 November 1766 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, I, 494).