Schnell Livestock

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Title

Schnell Livestock

Subject

Description

Photo taken inside Schnell Livestock Auction Market. 4 men are seen in the sales pen along with Angus cattle. The 1st man is wearing a shirt, jeans, vest, and a hat. In his right hand he is holding a stick with a flag on the end. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, jeans, jacket, and a hat. A 3rd man is wearing a shirt, cover-alls, jacket, and a hat. He is shaking hand with the 4th man. The 4th man, seen in profile, is wearing a shirt, suit, and smoking a cigar. In his left hand he has an award that he is presenting to man #3. Behind this man can be seen sales slips. Inside the auctioneer stand are 3 men. The 1st man is wearing a shirt, tie, suit and a hat. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, scarf, jacket, and a hat. He is talking into a microphone. The 3rd man, in the right corner, is wearing a sweater and has piece of paper in his right hand, along with a pen. On the counter top, of the auctioneer stand, is a trophy. Inside the auctioneer stand are numbered slips of paper. Above the auctioneer stand are the horns from a Longhorn. Below the auctioneer stand are the words You buy here on your own judgment and a sign with a capital letter A and the word livestock on it. On the wall, above the four men, is a lighted sign that reads Dic-Kota Meat Products, Custom Butchering-Processing-Cu..., Complete line of smoked & Cured Meat, 'We make sausage for every taste', Phone 214-2821, South of city. To the right of this sign is a TV set. To the right of the TV set is a sign that reads Cattle Consigned. There is a gate, made of wood, on the right side of the sales ring. Men and women sit in the stands. Exact date unknown. Unidentified.

Date Created

Year 1966

Rights

This image cannot be copied or reproduced without the written permission of the Dickinson Museum Center. This image may be freely used for education uses, so long as it is not altered in any way. No commercial reproduction or distribution of this image file is permitted without written permission of the Dickinson Museum Center.

Format

jpg, tiff

Medium

black and white Kodak Safety Film

Type

.jpg

Identifier

46396-011

Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, ND

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5

Cataloguer's Notes

Safety Film Negative
No receipt. Negative #11.

Physical Location

Box 88-2

Ordering Info

http://www.dickinsonmuseumcenter.com/fees/

Comments

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Citation

“Schnell Livestock,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed April 12, 2021, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/40635.