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William James Farrer (1845-1906), wheat breeder, was born on 3 April 1845 at Docker, Westmorland, England, son of Thomas Farrer, tenant farmer, and his wife Sarah, née Brunskill. He gained a scholarship...

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[Queanbeyan, N.S.W. : Printed at the Observer office, ca. 1903]
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