Abstract: A series of images of various agricultural activities, including tractors towing trailers of hay (GCH07978), two men and a goat (GCH07979), a woman spinning wool onto a roll (GCH07980), portraits of farmers (GCH07981, GCH07982, GCH07983), churning butter (GCH07984), a tailor at work (GCH07985). Miss Mary Jones and Mrs E Plummer working at the Ministry of Agriculture Laboratories in Bangor (GCH07986), planting potatoes and milking on Llanfarian Estate, near Bodorgan, Anglesey (GCH07987, GCH07988). The Rhydygwystyl Creamery (GCH07989, GCH07990, GCH07991), Glynllifon Agricultural College, showing animals being cared for, tractor repair, and cookery (GCH07992, GCH07993, GCH07995, GCH07996, GCH12819).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002.
Title assigned by cataloguer., The images were taken for Y Cymro Agricultural supplement in March 1955, but some of which were used in the main paper.
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: [Coleg Meirion-Dwyfor , Great Britain. Ministry of Agriculture.]