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ADX/1489: Ronald Everson Slides



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Ref: ADX/1489

Reference: [GB 0212] ADX/1489
Title: Ronald Everson Slides
Date(s): 1970s
Level: Fonds
Extent: files
Scope and Content:
1. Notebook labelled ‘Subsidiary Geometry Lecture Notes, 1929-30. Ronald Everson, University College of Wales, Aberystwyth’. Contents as follows – 

Slide lists, ordered and sequentially numbered according to Order of Showing, with non-sequential four-figure Box Numbers,  for named holidays: holidays in Yorkshire: the City of York; the Yorkshire coast; the Yorkshire Dales; a holiday in Somerset; Torquay holiday (September); Ilfracombe holiday (June); Falmouth holiday (June); Minehead holiday (September); pictures taken at different times of the year; a Cotswold town; a Cornish holiday, June 1976; miscellaneous pictures; holiday in south and south-eastern England; a River Thames town, Henley-on-Thames

Two copies or drafts of text for talk preceding slide show, ‘When a photographer goes on holiday or walks the countryside & seashore taking his camera with him he is always in a dilemma about the kind of picture he wants to take’

Slide list, ordered and sequentially numbered according to order of showing, with non-sequential four-figure Box Numbers, ‘The English Scene – Anglo-Welsh Society, Llanon, 18 March 1975’

Text for talk preceding slide show to be presented to Llanon Anglo-Welsh Society, 18 February 1974, made up of views of various parts of England, with notes on Fotheringhay and Queen Eleanor crosses.


2. Green leatherette-bound book containing notes on slides and talks, as follows –

Anglo-Welsh Society, Llanon, 22 October 1974, ‘Wales land of mountains, castles, lakes and seas’

‘East Anglia, a tour along the coast’

‘Film Show Transparencies: at Home and Abroad’

‘Film Show Transparencies: views to please the eye, some near, some far’


3. Thirteen boxes of numbered slides, each box containing 200 slides giving a total of 2,600.

Box 1. ‘Best Slides’, 200 slides (Nos. 1-200) taken from October 1969. These include many views taken in Aberystwyth and northern Ceredigion as well as others of England and other parts of Wales.

Box 2. ‘Continuation best slides’, 200 slides (Nos, 201-400). These include many views taken in Aberystwyth and northern Ceredigion as well as others of Scandinavia, England and other parts of Wales. Views of Penglais Campus, University of Wales, Aberystwyth: Box Nos. 84-88; shots of 1972 Milk Race: Box Nos. 157-60.

Box 3. 200 slides (Nos. 401-600). These include many views taken in Aberystwyth and northern Ceredigion as well as others of Scandinavia, Scotland, Switzerland, England and other parts of Wales. Start of cycle race along South Marine Terrace July 1972: Box Nos. 15-17. Penglais Campus: Box Nos. 98-103; Royal Welsh Fusiliers’ band: Box Nos. 160-62.

Box 4. 200 slides (Nos. 601-800). These include many views taken in Aberystwyth and northern Ceredigion as well as others of Switzerland, England and other parts of Wales.

Box 5. 200 slides (Nos. 801-1,000) These include many views taken in Aberystwyth and northern Ceredigion as well as others of England. Nant-y-moch fishing notice: Box No. 69; Nant-y-moch road sign: Box No. 70; lead mine notice (Cwmrheidol?): Box No. 103), ‘Danger, Mine Shaft. Any person found throwing stones etc., loosening masonry or in any other way causing damage to the shaft and hazard to the persons working below, will be prosecuted. NCMC’. (c. 1975)

Box 6. 200 (Nos. 1,001-1,200). These include a few of Aberystwyth and district, but were mostly taken in England.

Box 7. 200 slides (Nos. 201-400). These include a few of Aberystwyth and district, but were mostly taken in England and other parts of Wales.

Box 8. 200 slides (Nos. 1,401-1,600). These include a few of Aberystwyth and district, but were mostly taken in England and other parts of Wales.

Box 9. 200 slides (Nos. 1,601-1,800). These some of Aberystwyth and Ceredigion, including a series of studies of Aberystwyth Harbour (Box Nos. 172-192), but were mostly taken elsewhere in Britain.

Box 10. 200 slides (Nos. 1,801-2,000). These include a few of Aberystwyth and district, but were mostly taken in England and other parts of Wales.

Box 11. 200 slides (Nos. 2,001-2,200). These include a few of Aberystwyth and district, but were mostly taken in England and other parts of Wales, notably Godshill model village (Box No. 2/102).

Box 12. 200 slides (Nos. 2,201-2,400). Largely unlabelled, these include some of the Aberystwyth district, but mostly appear to have been taken elsewhere.

Box 13. 200 slides (Nos. 2,401-2,600). These include some of Aberystwyth and district, as well as others taken elsewhere in Wales and in England.






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