This is a black-and-white photograph of William Morris Hughes, Australia's seventh prime minister. The photograph shows him wearing a white shirt with a tie and sporting a moustache. He is facing the camera.
Australia's seventh prime minister, Hughes took office in 1915 and is best known for holding the record of 51 years continuous service as a parliamentarian until 1952. He is also known for being a founding member of three political parties, all of which he was eventually expelled from.
Hughes's educational resource page offers a variety of archival material such as letters, parliamentary documents, photographs and links to National Archives of Australia websites such as 'Australia's Prime Ministers'.