Abstract: Images of the 1958 National Eisteddfod of Wales at Ebbw Vale, including images of the crowning ceremony, won by D. Llewelyn Jones of Llanbadarn Fawr (E58/001-005) featuring Erfyl Fychan, William Morris, Cynan, Crwys and [Trefin], choirs from Brynhyfryd School Ruthin (E58/006), Ammanford (E58/007), Glanadda School Bangor (E58/008), Trawsfynydd (E58/009), and Newborough (E58/010-011), Elsie Thomas, Telynores Tawe and wife of William Davies of Australia (E58/012), Meinir Lloyd and Bethan Bryn Williams of Ruthin (E58/013), a brass band from Penrhyndeudraeth (E58/014), Euros Bowen, a judge in the contest for the crown, discussing the competition in the literature tent (E58/015), D. Emlyn Lewis, second in the crown contest (E58/016) and the chairing ceremony, won by T. Llew Jones (E58/017-019), featuring Erfyl Fychan, William Morris, Cynan, Crwys and [Trefin].
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, 7 & 8 August 1958.
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. 19 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: [Jones, T. Llew (Thomas Llew) , Bowen, Euros , Jones, D. Llewelyn (David Llewelyn) , Erfyl Fychan , Morris, William , Cynan , Crwys , Trefin Phillips, Edgar , Bryn, Bethan , Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru (1958 : Ebbw Vale, Wales) ]