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Harold Archer (1849–1911)

Mr. Harold Archer, one of ths best known mining investors in North Queensland, passed away at Charters Towers on Saturday last. Mr. Archer was loved by all who knew him for his genial bonhomie and generous hospitality. Mr. Archer was 62 years of age. His home was at Kirk River.

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'Archer, Harold (1849–1911)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/archer-harold-1484/text1485, accessed 27 May 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1849
Tasmania, Australia

Death

21 January, 1911 (aged ~ 62)
Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia

Occupation