Haast, Johann Franz Julius von, 1822-1887

Haast, John Francis Julius von (Sir), 1822-1887, Haast, Julius von (Sir), 1822-1887, Von Haast, Julius (Sir), 1822-1887

German explorer, geologist, writer and founder of the Canterbury Museum, Christchurch (1870). Married Mary Dobson in 1863. Haast is buried in the cemetery at Holy Trinity Church, Avonside, Christchurch. (See Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, 1990, Vol 1, 1769-1869, p. 167-169)

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Date: 1863 By: Haast, Johann Franz Julius von, 1822-1887 Ref: D-007-004 Description: A distant view along the Southern Alps from a high viewpoint, looking towards the West Coast Inscriptions: Recto - bottom centre - title; Further landmarks ...
Date: 1860 By: Burnett, James, 1826-1872 Ref: qMS-0336 Description: Nelson settler Quantity: 1 volume(s) (22 pages). Physical Description: Typescript (34 cm, ¼ grey cloth)
Date: [ca 1880] From: Haast family: Collection Ref: Curios-005-006 Description: Fob watch (lacking hands) in gold case, the reverse covered, opening to reveal inscription 'Presented to Julius Haast Esq as a token of gratefulness for his ...
General inward letters
Date: 1866-1881 From: Chapman, Eichelbaum and Rosenberg families : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8670-119 Description: General inward letters to Henry Samuel Chapman from politicians, business and legal acquaintances. Includes a ms poem by Chapman titled the Tiger and the el...
Gully, John 1819-1888 :Mt Cook with the Hooker Glacier, from the Mueller Glacier. [1862]
Date: 1862 - 1864 By: Gully, John, 1819?-1888 Ref: C-096-011 Description: The base of the Mueller Glacier in the foreground, the Hooker Glacier central and Mount Cook forming a large part of the background. Illustration for lectur...
Date: 1873-1911 From: McKay family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0242-02 Description: Copies of letters to Drs Haast and Hector, to the Minister of Mines, editors of a number of newspapers, the Director of the New Zealand Geological Survey, an...
Date: Jan-Jun 1883 From: Hall, John (Sir), 1824-1907 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1784-106 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1860 - 1866 From: Haast family: Collection By: Haast, Johann Franz Julius von, 1822-1887 Ref: C-097-145 Description: Shows a cross sectional/panoramic view from Craigieburn Range to Puketeraki Bay (on right). Named features are: Craigieburn Range, Hogsback, branches of Brac...
Date: [ca May 1865] From: Haast family: Collection Ref: Curios-005-004 Description: Gold locket with diagonal front panel showing a battlement meander, opening to show hand-coloured photographic portraits of Julius von Haast, probably aged a...
Gully, John 1819-1888 :Remarkable Mountains [1860s?]
Date: 1860 - 1870 By: Gully, John, 1819?-1888; Haast, Heinrich Ferdinand von, 1864-1953; Haast, Johann Franz Julius von, 1822-1887 Ref: A-178-005 Description: View across part of Lake Wakatipu towards The Remarkables, with part of Queenstown in the middle distance A pair with A-178-004, showing the Remarkables in ...