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Carl Magnus Blom to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
14 January 1782 n.s.Dated 14 Januari 1782.
Sent from Hedemora (Sweden) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Swedish.
L6147. Carl Magnus BlomCarl Magnus Blom (1737-1815). Swedish.
Studied in Uppsala under Linnaeus 1755-1763.
Provincial physician in Dalecarlia. Correspondent
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.
, 14 January 1782 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, II, 77-78).