Story: Haast, Julius von

Canterbury Museum

The main hall of Canterbury Museum, soon after it was opened in 1870. Julius Haast is seated at lower right, looking over a display of moa skeletons.

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Canterbury Museum
Reference: 1944.78.66
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How to cite this page:

Peter B. Maling and Simon Nathan. 'Haast, Julius von', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2023. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6h17/haast-julius-von (accessed 20 April 2024)