Archer, Idaho

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Archer, Idaho
Archer, Idaho is located in Idaho
Archer, Idaho
Archer, Idaho
Archer, Idaho is located in the United States
Archer, Idaho
Archer, Idaho
Coordinates: 43°42′49″N 111°46′58″W / 43.71361°N 111.78278°W / 43.71361; -111.78278Coordinates: 43°42′49″N 111°46′58″W / 43.71361°N 111.78278°W / 43.71361; -111.78278
CountryUnited States
StateIdaho
CountyMadison
Elevation
4,918 ft (1,499 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code(s)208, 986
GNIS feature ID397388[1]

Archer is an unincorporated community in Madison County, in the U.S. state of Idaho.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Archer was established in 1902, and remained in operation until 1920.[2] The community was named after the maiden name of Zilpha A. Young.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Archer, Idaho
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Retrieved 19 January 2018.
  3. ^ The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, Volumes 9-10. 1918. p. 10.