Abstract: Images of the 1955 National Eisteddfod of Wales at Pwllheli including images of participants in the "Ymryson y Beirdd" (E55/57-58), Lady Olwen Carey Evans (E55/59-60), Iorwerth C. Peate and R. L. Gapper (E55/62), the Rev. Huw Jones and Major Gwilym Lloyd-George on the stage (E55/63), Morris Selyf Roberts on the stage, winner of the prose medal (E55/64), members of Wales International (Cymry ar Wasgar) and the ceremony welcoming the members (E55/65-71), the audience in the literature tent, including Bob Owen, Croesor (E55/72), various participants, including the Oakley Band from Blaenau Ffestiniog rehearsing (E55/73-74), Parti'r Gest folk dancers (E55/75), Dafydd Griffith Thomas of Dolgellau and Megan Owen of Llanbedr-y-cennin (E55/79), members of the British Red Cross (E55/76), replacing the Union Jack on the pavilion following it's theft the previous evening (E55/80-82), a fire engine spraying water on the dusty field (E55/83-84), and the winner of the crown, W. J. Gruffydd during the ceremony with Erfyl Fychan, Trefin, the Archdruid Dyfnallt, Cynan and Crwys, and being led past the crowd by the Archdruid Dyfnallt (E55/85-86).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002.
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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. 31 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: [Erfyl Fychan , Cynan , Crwys , Dyfnallt , Trefin Phillips, Edgar , Gruffydd, William John , Lady Evans, Olwen Carey , Owen, Bob , Lloyd George, G. (Gwilym) , Lloyd George, Megan , Roberts, Morris Selyf , Peate, Iorwerth Cyfeiliog , Gapper, Robert Lambert , British Red Cross Society , Wales International (Organization) , Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru (1955 : Pwllheli) ]