Matthias de Vries (1820-1892)
Haarlem, The Netherlands
Father of Dutch Linguistics, "grondlegger van het Woordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (WNT)".
1853-1891(writing of the first part of the first Dutch Dictionary).
House of Matthias De Vries at Rapenburg 70 (today the University Central Offices) where he compiled the first edition of the Dutch Dictionary.