Roen Brothers


Roen Brothers



Photo of the Roen Brothers at the Schnell Livestock Auction Market. They are standing in the sales ring. The 1st man is wearing a shirt, jacket, glasses, jeans, and a wrist watch. He has his hat in his right hand and a piece of paper in his left hand. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, bow tie, jacket, and slacks. He has his hat in his right hand and piece of paper in his left hand. The 3rd man is wearing a plaid shirt, jacket, and a slacks. He has a cigar in the right pocket of his shirt. In his right hand he is holding his hat. The 4th man is wearing a shirt, scarf, and jeans. He is holding a pair of gloves in his right hand and his hat in his left hand. Outside the sales ring, on the left side, is woman who is wearing a dress and glasses. She has a box in her right hand. Behind her is a part of a sign that reads Farm Auction, Monday, Mar. 20, 1:00 o-clock p.m. and above that sign is part of another sign. That sign reads Products Inc., ... Dressing-Curing, ... & cured meats ... every taste, ... of city. On the bottom of the sign is a picture of a truck with the words DIC KCTA painted on it. To the right of this sign a loud-speaker and 2 TV sets can be seen. In the right corner is the auctioneer stand. Inside are 2 men. The man on the left is wearing a shirt, tie, jacket and a hat. The man on the right is wearing a shirt and jacket. On the right side of the auctioneer stand are boxes with numbered cards in them. On the auctioneer counter is a cup. Below the auctioneer stand is a sign with the word livestock on it. Exact date unknown. Unidentified, except for last name of the brothers.

Date Created

Year 1967.


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black and white Kodak Safety Film





Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, N.D.

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5.25

Cataloguer's Notes

Safety Film Negative
No receipt. There is a number 2 on this negative.

Physical Location

Box 88-2

Ordering Info


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