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Kalm, Pehrlocked

  • Elizabeth Baigent


Kalm, Pehr (1716–1779), botanist, was born in Ångermanland, Sweden, in March 1716, the son of Gabriel Kalm, minister of Korsnäs chapel, Närpes, Vasa county, in Österbotten, and Catharina Ross. His father died before Kalm was born, but with the help of relatives Kalm...

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