Abstract: Images of the 1957 National Eisteddfod of Wales at Llangefni, including images of the crowning ceremony, won by Dyfnallt Morgan (E57/001-003), and Dyfnallt Morgan leaving the pavilion with the archdruid William Morris (E57/004), a choir of Anglesey Youth Club members (E57/005), artist George Chapman of Aberaeron receiving the gold medal (E57/006-007), the chairing ceremony, won by Gwilym R. Tilsley (E57/008-019) and featuring Erfyl Fychan, Cynan, William Morris and the Eisteddfod Court, the prose medal ceremony, won by farmer Tom Parry Jones (E57/020-025) and featuring the judges Islwyn Ffowc Ellis, Jac L. Williams and T. H. Parry-Williams, and members of Wales International (Cymry ar Wasgar) waiting to go into the pavilion for the Wales International ceremony (E57/026-027).
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, 8 & 9 August 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. 27 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: [Morgan, Dyfnallt , Morris, William , Tilsley, Gwilym , Elis, Islwyn Ffowc , Sir Parry-Williams, T. H. (Thomas Herbert) , Williams, Jac L , Erfyl Fychan , Chapman, George , Cynan , Jones, Tom Parri , Wales International (Organization) , Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru (1957 : Llangefni) ]