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Cistercian Monastery: Our Lady of Dallas

Description: Pamphlet that describes the Cistercian monastic order, a branch of the Benedictines order. The pamphlet briefly discusses the history of the order, its objectives, and educational work.
Date: April 17, 1961
Creator: Szodenyi, Damian
Item Type: Pamphlet

[Group in Front of Incomplete Building]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and two boys standing in front of a building. According to accompanying information they are from left to right; Dr. Charles O. Galvin, President, Bryan F. Smith, Chairman of the school's advisory committee, Father Damien, and Dr. E.A. Steinberger, scholarship fund creator. The two boys are unnamed.
Date: [1962..1964]
Item Type: Photograph

[Building at Cistercian Prepatory School]

Description: Photograph of a school building at the Cistercian Preparatory School in Irving, Texas. The building is on a hill and it has two stories. There are trees visible in the foreground. There is a handwritten note on the back that says "'64."
Date: 1964
Item Type: Photograph

[Correspondence between Damien Szodenyi and C.W. Meehan-April 1967]

Description: Correspondence between Damien Szodenyi and C.W. Meehan on including an advertisement for the Cistercian Preparatory School in the Dallas Morning News. There are two copies of the advertisement text which discuss the curriculum and the structure of the school. A contract between Cistercian Preparatory School and the Dallas Morning News to run the advertisement is also enclosed.
Date: 1967
Creator: Szodenyi, Damien
Item Type: Letter

[Aerial View of Cistercian Preparatory School]

Description: Aerial photograph of the entire Cistercian Preparatory School campus. A highway runs to the left of the image. On the back of the photograph is a stamp from the Taylor Publishing Co. that lists the picture number as "1" and the page number as "114-115."
Date: 197u
Item Type: Photograph

[Aerial View of Cistercian Preparatory School Campus]

Description: Photograph of the back of the Cistercian Preparatory School buildings, taken from an aerial perspective. In the background, a sports field and a wooded area are visible, and in the foreground, the tops of three school-buses and two buildings are partially visible. Between the two clusters of buildings is a large grassy field with trees and a pathway. On the back of the photograph is an ink stamp and handwritten notes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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[Aerial View of School Buildings]

Description: Photograph of the front of Cistercian Preparatory School buildings. The shot was taken from an aerial perspective. A sports field is in the background. Behind the soccer field is a large empty field. On the back of the photograph is a handwritten note that reads "building."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Cistercian Preparatory School Campus and State Highway 114]

Description: Photograph of the Cistercian Preparatory School campus, taken from an aerial view. State Highway 114 is visible beyond the campus. Much of the campus and its buildings are unfinished. On the back of the photograph is a yellow smudge and a handwritten note with numbers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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[The Cistercian Preparatory School Middle School and Gymnasium]

Description: Postcard with two photographs of the Cistercian Preparatory School Middle School and gymnasium buildings. Each building has two stories and is in a different style of architecture. On the back of the postcard are the address of the school, the postcard publisher's information, a box for a stamp, and the words, "Post Card."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Cistercian School Parking Lots and Buildings]

Description: Photograph of three light-colored brick buildings on a hill, visible from across a parking lot. Two staircases lead up the hill to two of the buildings, which are connected by a glass-enclosed walkway. Another building is partially visible on the far left. On the back of the photograph is a sticker and handwritten notes, including one that reads, "'9..."
Date: 199u
Item Type: Photograph
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[Construction Site at Cistercian Preparatory School]

Description: Photograph of a construction site at the Cistercian Preparatory School. In the foreground are a bulldozer and a large truck for construction. In the background is a car, construction truck, and building. On the back is a handwritten note that reads "building."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Flagpole at Cistercian Preparatory School]

Description: Photograph of a school flagpole with raised Texas and United States flags. A building is visible in the background. A handwritten note on the back describes the flagpole's location on the campus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Football Field]

Description: Photograph of the football stadium at Cistercian College. The stands and trashcan are in the left of the image. In the background is a scoreboard and a large office building behind the scoreboard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Friar and Student Look at a Building]

Description: Photograph of a male Cistercian Preparatory School student and a friar standing under a tree and looking at a two-story building across a grassy field. The brick building has lots of windows and extends out of shot. The student wears a plaid blazer, and the friar has his right hand on the boy's shoulder. The back of the photograph is covered in yellow brush-streaks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Monastery in transition

Description: Newspaper clipping with an article describing how the Cistercian monastery, Our Lady of Dallas, is transitioning from being isolated to being surrounded by development.
Date: unknown
Creator: Milstein, Susan
Item Type: Clipping

[Seated Cistercian Monk Underlining Book Passages]

Description: Photograph of a Cistercian monk seated at a table underlining passages in a book with a pen. The book is a thick text with three bookmarks sticking out from the pages. In front of the book is an open spiral-bound booklet. There are two file cabinets in the background. On the back of the photograph is a handwritten note that reads "p82 #4."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph