Abstract: Images of the Powys Provincial Eisteddfod held at Llansanffraid Glynceiriog showing competitors competing and on the field, including Myfanwy Ellis, six, from Llanfyllin, who won the solo under seven (GCH11249), Oswestry High School Junior choir (GCH11251, GCH11266), a group of competitors which includes Myfanwy Evans, Llanfyllin (GCH11254), an unknown group of competitors (GCH11255), Anwen Ffoulkes Ellis from Corwen, who won first in the penillion singing competition (centre) with Olwen and Alwena Jones (right) from Llanerfyl; Olwen was second in penillion singing, and Alwena first in recitation under 7 (GCH11256), Jayne Jones of Adfa, who won the piano solo under 11 (GCH11257), Emyr Byron Hughes who came second in the under 7 solo (GCH11258), Linda Coleman, Llanfyllin, who came first in the under 7 recitation (GCH11259), a group from Llangollen (GCH11264), the Quinta group (GCH11265), the crowing ceremony (GCH11252-GCH11253, GCH11261) and the crowned bard, Brian Martin Davies, showing the crown to his fiancée (GCH11250, GCH11260), the Chairing ceremony, won by the Rev James Jones, Barmouth, (GCH11262), the Gorsedd and its new members after their induction (GCH11263), Lorna Williams, holding the horn of plenty, with her retinue (GCH11268) and the maiden of flowers with her retinue (GCH11267).
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, 6 June 1957, Oswestry & Border Counties Advertiser, 5 June 1957, and the Montgomeryshire Express and Radnor Times, 1 June 1957.
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. 20 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.
2001 ; scanned. Reprographic Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion ; capture device operator : Simon Evans.
Subject: [Richards, Nansi , Davies, Bryan Martin , Hughes, W. Roger (William Roger) , Eisteddfod Talaith a Chadair Powys (1957 : Glyn Ceiriog) ]