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Johan Georg Adam Forster to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
8 May 1778 n.s.Dated die VIII Maii anni MDCCLXXVIII..
Sent from London (Great Britain) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Latin.
L6265. Johan Georg Adam ForsterJohan Georg Adam Forster (1754-1794).
German. Son of Johann Reinhold Forster and
followed him to the expedition to the South Seas.
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.
, 8 May 1778 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, 267-268v).