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Jacob Friedrich Ehrhart to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
19 July 1782 n.s.Dated 1782.7.19.
Sent from Hannover (Germany) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in German.
L6263. Jacob Friedrich EhrhartJacob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742-1795).
Swiss/German. Botanist. Studied under Linnaeus in
Uppsala 1773-1776. Became botanist to the prince
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.
, 19 July 1782 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, IV, 28-29).