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Alexander Dalrymple to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
3 December 1782 n.s.Dated 3. Decembr. 1782.
Sent from London (Great Britain) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in English.
L6244. Alexander Dalrymple Alexander Dalrymple (1737-1808).
British. Geographer, hydrographer at the British
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.
, 3 December 1782 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, III, 203-204v).