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, with his back to the camera, is wearing a shirt, suit, and a hat. He is shanking hands with the 2nd man. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, jeans, jacket, and a hat. He is shaking hand with the 1st man, and has a trophy in his left hand. The 3rd man is wearing a shirt, tie, suit, and glasses. The 4th man is wearing a shirt, vest, jeans, and a hat. He has a stick under is left arm. On the wall, above the 3rd man, 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. On the left side of the counter on the auctioneer stand are slips of paper. Inside the auctioneer stand is one man who is wearing a shirt, tie, suit, and a hat. Behind him, on the wall, are numbered slips of paper. Below the auctioneer stand are the words You Buy ... On Your Own .... Below those words is a sign with the word Livestock on it. 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 #19.

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,