Schnell Livestock


Schnell Livestock



Photo taken inside Schnell Livestock Auction Market. 4 men are seen in the sales ring along with Angus cattle. The 1st man is wearing a shirt, tie, glasses, suit, and a hat. He is smoking a cigar and has a pen in the left pocket of his suit jacket. In his left hand he is holding a piece of paper. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, jeans, jacket, and a hat. He is shaking hand with the 3rd man. The 3rd man is wearing a shirt, tie, suit, glasses, wrist watch, and is holding a trophy in his left hand. Only part of the 4th man can be seen. He is on the far right side of the photo, and only a shirt and jeans can be seen. On the wall, above man #2 and #3, 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 Consigned. On the left side of the counter on the auctioneer stand are slips of paper. On the left 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 5.25

Cataloguer's Notes

Safety Film Negative
No receipt. Negative #18.

Physical Location

Box 88-2

Ordering Info


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“Schnell Livestock,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed May 21, 2024,