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Joseph Banks to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
26 May 1782 n.s.Dated .
Sent from London (Great Britain) to ? ().
Written in Latin.
L6237. Joseph BanksJoseph Banks (1743-1820). British.
Naturalist, president of the Royal Society.
Together with Daniel Solander he took part in
Cook’s first voyage. 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 father’s lectures, had private tutors
(Löfling, Rolander, Solander and Falk, all
Linnaeus’s students). Demonstrator of botany at
Uppsala. Succeeded his father.
, 26 May 1782 n.s.
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