Archer, David (1816-1900)

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pastoralist; Explorer and Botanist
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ARCHER FAMILY: Charles (1813-1862), John (1814-1857), David (1816-1900), William (1818-1896), Archibald (1820-1902), Thomas (1823-1905) and Colin (1832-1921), pastoralists, were the children of William...

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David Archer took up land with his brothers in the Morton District of Queensland in 1841 and in subsequent years explored the land to the west. In 1836 Archer had taken C. Darwin on an unsuccessful hunt for kangaroos at Wallerawang. He left Australia in 1852.

Born Scotland (?), 1816. Died 1900. Arrived Sydney 1834. Worked for his Walker cousins, became joint superintendent, took Charles Darwin on an unsuccessful hunt for kangaroos at Wallerawang 1836, took up Durundur in the Moreton district 1841 (Ludwig Leichhardt stayed there for some months 1843-44), took up runs farther west at Emu Creek and Cooyar 1845, took up land on the Burnett River at Coonambula and Eidsvold 1848, left Australia 1852.

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  1. Archer, Charles (1813-1862)Australian Dictionary of Biography Douglas Pike 1 22-23 : Archer, Charles (1813-1862)
    O'Keeffe, Mary
    [1966]
    Published: Melbourne University Press
  2. Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales: Charles Archer - Records
    Charles and David Archer's photographs and sketches.
    A3915
  3. Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales: Charles Archer - Records (1951)
    Voss, V.R.de V. 'Early pastoral settlement in the coastal district of Central Queensland' thesis, University of Sydney 1951. Includes references to Charles Archer and David Archer.
    A3294
  4. Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales: David Archer - Records (1833 - 1852)
    Other family records 1833-52 [A3435-A3573 and A3873-A3920].
    A3435-A3573 and A3873-A3920
  5. Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales: David Archer - Records
    Botanical notes and specimens n.d.
    A3568

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  1. OM80-10 Archer Family Correspondence
    Archer family
    [ Unpublished : 1825-1855 ]
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    At State Library of QLD
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