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Charles Fortescue to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
15 July 1783 n.s.Dated 15 July 1783.
Sent from Utrecht (Netherlands) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in English.
L6268. Charles FortescueCharles Fortescue 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.
, 15 July 1783 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, IV, 307-308v).