Photos: Minneapolis' milling history through John Vachon's lens


Packing flour
1 Packing flour 
Grain sifters
2 Grain sifters 
Loading flour onto freight car
3 Loading flour onto freight car 
Flour mills
4 Flour mills 
Grain elevator
5 Grain elevator 
Grain buyers
6 Grain buyers 
Grain buyer examining oat samples
7 Grain buyer examining oat samples 
Bidding on futures
8 Bidding on futures 
Open grain market
9 Open grain market 
Testing for impurities
10 Testing for impurities 
Bags of grain samples
11 Bags of grain samples 
Grain Belt brewery
12 Grain Belt brewery 
Beer wagon
13 Beer wagon