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Peter Thonning

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Peter Thonning 
(portrait).
 
Date (from)(Date to)Event
1775 Born.
17991803Medical doctor and botanist Sent to the Gold Coast by the Danish government to investigate the useful plants of the colony.
18?? Danish civil servant.
1807 His herbarium destroyed during the British bombing of Copenhagen.
1848 Died.
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