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Carl Linnaeus the Younger to Abraham Bäck,
4 July 1781 n.s.Dated d. 4 jul. 1781..
Sent from London (Great Britain) to Stockholm (Sweden).
Written in Swedish.
L6300. 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 father’s lectures, had private tutors
(Löfling, Rolander, Solander and Falk, all
Linnaeus’s students). Demonstrator of botany at
Uppsala. Succeeded his father.
to Abraham BäckAbraham Bäck (1713-1795). Swedish.
Physician, president of the Collegium Medicum,
Stockholm. Close friend of Linnaeus. Correspondent
of Linnaeus. , 4 July 1781 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (Hagströmerbiblioteket, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Ms 36:21:2).