Abstract: Images of the 1955 National Eisteddfod of Wales at Pwllheli including images of Betty Evans of Pontyberem sunbathing (E55/01), Harri Gwynn (E55/02-03), Nansi Lloyd Jones of Pwllheli sunbathing on the beach (E55/04-05), Elinor Dwyryd with Dafydd Griffith Thomas of Dolgellau and Megan Owen of Llanbedr-y-Cennin enjoying an ice-cream (E55/06), the stand from Aberdare (E55/07), L. J. Haggar of Rugby who had learnt Welsh (E55/08), Dr Tom Parry, his wife Enid and his brother Griff (E55/09), T. H. and Amy Parry-Williams with Nora Isaac (E55/10), Grahame Boulter a boy from England who had learnt Welsh (E55/11-12), participants including the choir from Coedpoeth (E55/13) and Rowena Wyn-Jones (E55/14), Gwerfyl Price and Gwenda Jones of Pwllheli (E55/17-18), Charles Williams and Helen Morris (E55/19), Eirwen Phillips of Cricieth (E55/20-21), Gwenda Jones and Rhiannon Jones of Blaenau Ffestiniog (E55/22), the Orsedd (E55/15), Erfyl Fychan of Machynlleth (E55/23), Morris Selyf Roberts, winner of the prose medal on the stage during the ceremony (E55/24-6), an outdoor 'Noson Lawen' with Frances Môn Jones on the harp (E55/27-31), Eirlys Hughes and Rona Bowen at the outdoor 'Noson Lawen' (E55/32-33), and Dan Lewis of Buenos Aires, Argentina (E55/34).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002
Title assigned by cataloguer., A selection of the images have been published and appeared in Y Cymro, 5 August 1955.
Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2000-2002 (Geoff Charles digitisation project) Original, master file captured in uncompressed TIFF format. Minimal tonal adjustments using levels and curves in PhotoShop. Master files archived as pc format TIFFS. On-screen display files resized and adjusted for viewing on gamma 2.2 monitors in PhotoShop and saved in JPEG format. 34 image files; Heidelberg Nexscan F4100 capture device using Linocolor v6.0.4 software. Filter settings: light contour-0.5, dark countour-0.5, smoothnes-0.6, countour width-1.0, scan spot size-4.0. Target resolution for hi-res capture was 300dpi at a factor of 450% resulting in +/- 6000 x 5000 pixels; screen res:+/- 600 x 500 pixels at 72dpi; screen-res and thumbnail copies use jpeg compression at setting: 7 in Adobe Photoshop v6.0; 8 bit grayscale; hi-res TIFFs: Gray Gamma 1.8 icc profile embedded.
2002 ; scanned. Reprographic Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion ; capture device operator : Kate Harper.
Subject: [Sir Parry-Williams, T. H. (Thomas Herbert) , Lady Parry-Williams, Amy , Erfyl Fychan , Dwyryd, Eleanor , Parry, Thomas , Gwynn, Harri , Isaac, Norah , Roberts, Morris Selyf , Roberts, David O. (David Owen) , Wales International (Organization) , Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru (1955 : Pwllheli) ]