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Henrik Gahn to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
2 July 1778 n.s.Dated d. 2 Juli 1778..
Sent from ? () to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Swedish.
L6317. Henrik GahnHenrik Gahn (1747-1816). Swedish.
Physician. Linnaeusís student. Founder of the
Swedish Society of Medical Sciences in 1807.
Correspondent of Linnaeus. Son of hans Jacob Gahn
and brother of Hans Jacob Gahn the Younger.
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.
, 2 July 1778 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, IV, 357-357v).