Abstract: Images of aspects of Amman Valley life before the Urdd Eisteddfod was held there in 1949, including images of Amman Valley rugby teams (gcc07229-gcc07234, gcc07268-gcc07270); schoolchildren playing marbles in the schoolyard (gcc07236-gcc07241); Glanaman School (gcc07242-gcc07245, gcc07259-gcc07265); Raven tinplate works being broken up (gcc07246) and the new Grenfell factory (gcc07247); a schoolboy from Germany who had learnt Welsh (gcc07255-gcc07258); and of P.C. Griffiths, who had recently represented his county in a darts competition (gcc07266-gcc07267); together with images relating to the Urdd Eisteddfod, including images of Eisteddfod officials (gcc07271-gcc07272, gcc07277, gcc07280), visitors and competitors (gcc07273-gcc07276, gcc07278-gcc07279, gcc07281).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002.
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Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2002-2005. (Geoff Charles digitisation project) Original file captured in uncompressed TIFF format. Cropping, image size, unsharp masking, gamma correction and compression settings for screen res JPEG were made using Adobe Photoshop CS. 51 image files; Kodak HR500 Universal Film Scanner using Kodak HR500 scanning software v4.2 Build 2, using Kodak 35mm Auto Strip Gate. Target resolution for hi-res capture was 2700dpi at original size. (35mm Frame); screen-res copies use JPG compression @ 35%; 8 bit; hi-res TIFFs in Grayscale Gamma 1.8.
2002-2005 ; scanned. Imaging Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion.
Subject: [Raven Tinplate Co Ltd , Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Urdd Gobaith Cymru (1949 : Glanaman) ]