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Occident Flour Mills, Valley City, N.D.
Occident Flour Mills, Valley City, N.D.
TitleOccident Flour Mills, Valley City, N.D.
Date of Original1952
DescriptionA view of two grain elevators in Valley City, North Dakota. The elevator on the left has signs that read, "Occident Elevators, Occident Flour Costs more---Worth It!" The elevator on the right reads, "Occident Elevators, Occident Feeds." A sign for a railroad crossing is also visible.
General SubjectAgriculture
Business & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Grain elevators
Flour & meal industry
Railroad crossings
Signs (Notices)
Streets
Organization NameOccident Elevator Company
Russell-Miller Milling Co. (Valley City, N.D.)
LocationValley City (N.D.)
Decade1850-1859
Item NumberBC-8-1
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original18 x 13 cm.
Transcription"VCND C.U.S. print 1952 visit there. Total elevators = 4 Shown are 1st 2. Looking N.W. "--Handwritten on back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryRussell-Miller Milling Co. started in 1882 and was a primary industry in Valley City for many years. They were the millers of Occident Flour.
Repository InstitutionBarnes County Historical Society
Repository CollectionBarnes County Historical Society Photograph Collection
Credit LineBarnes County Historical Society (BC-8-1)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Owned by Barnes County Historical Society.
Ordering InformationBarnes County Historical Society address:
315 Central Ave. N.
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone number: 701-845-0966
Fax: 701-845-4282
Email: bchistoricalsociety@hotmail.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmBC81
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