Schnell Livestock


Schnell Livestock



Photo taken inside Schnell Livestock Auction Market. 3 men are seen in the sales pen along with Hereford cattle. The 1st man, seen in profile, is wearing a shirt, suit, and a hat. In his left hand he is holding a piece of paper and is shaking the hand of man #2. A 2nd man is wearing a shirt, jeans, jacket, glasses, and a hat. He is shaking hand with the 1st man. The 3rd 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. Behind this man can be seen sales slips. On the counter top, of the auctioneer stand, is a trophy. Inside the auctioneer stand are numbered slips of paper. Below the auctioneer stand are the words You buy here on your own judg... 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. On the right side of the sales ring there is a wood gate. Men and women sit in the stands. Exact date unknown. Unidentified.

Date Created

Year 1966


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jpg, tiff


black and white Kodak Safety Film





Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, ND

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5

Cataloguer's Notes

Safety Film Negative
No receipt. Negative #12.

Physical Location

Box 88-2

Ordering Info


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“Schnell Livestock,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed June 15, 2024,