Story: Acland, Hugh John Dyke

Hugh John Dyke Acland (right), 1956

Hugh John Dyke Acland (right), 1956

Although he was for a time the National MP for Temuka, Jack Acland (right) was at heart a farmer. This 1956 photograph shows him talking with Phil Johnson, who had worked at Mt Peel, the Acland family's high country station, in 1895.

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W. D. Grace. 'Acland, Hugh John Dyke', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 October 2021)