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Johan Georg Adam Forster to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
12 November 1778 n.s.Dated die 12ma Novembris 1778..
Sent from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Latin.
L6266. 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.
, 12 November 1778 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, IV, 269-270v).