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Carl Linnaeus the Younger to Carl Fredrik Mennander,
6 May 1766 n.s.Dated .
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Written in Swedish.
L6207. 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.
to Carl Fredrik MennanderCarl Fredrik Mennander (1712-1786).
Swedish. Archbishop and scientist. As bishop of
Åbo he promoted science. A new chair in
chemistry, a laboratory, a botanical garden were
founded at his initiative. A close friend of
Linnaeus. Husband of Ulrica Mennander and Johanna
Magdalena Mennander. Father of Carl Fredric
Fredenheim. Correspondent of Linnaeus. , 6 May 1766 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, IX, 301-302).