Sir John Francis Julius von Haast (Biographical details)

Sir John Francis Julius von Haast (scientist/engineer; German; British; Male; 1822 - 1887)

Also known as

Haast, John Francis Julius von; Haast, Johann Franz

Biography

German geologist and explorer in New Zealand from 1858; naturaized British subject in 1861; first director of Canterbury Museum (NZ) in 1868.