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[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

Different paths brought four to Cistercian order

Description: Newspaper clipping featuring an article that discusses how Damian Szodeny, James Lehrberger, Peter Verhalen, and Bernard Marton came to join the Cistercian order. It describes their lives before joining and their thoughts about being monks. The clipping also contains other articles and advertisements.
Date: December 27, 1981
Creator: Milstein, Susan

[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

[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

[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]

[Gym Building Construction]

Description: Photograph of the construction of the Cistercian Preparatory School's gym building. The building is surrounded by a steel support frame. In the foreground are trees. A tree to the right has a piece of plastic caught in the branches. On the back of the photograph is a handwritten note that states, "Construction of Gym '71-'72 Completed in '72"
Date: 1971~

[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

[Socrates Sculpture]

Description: Photograph of the Socrates statue at the Cistercian Preparatory school. In the background is a school building. A note on the back of the photograph gives background information on the relation of the artist to the school.
Date: unknown

[Street View of Buildings at Cistercian Preparatory School]

Description: Photograph of buildings at the Cistercian Preparatory School in Irving, Texas. Part of a two-story brick building can be seen on the far left, connected by a covered pathway with brick arches to a partially visible one-story building in the middle ground. Part of a one story building of different architecture can be seen on the far right. In a grassy area in the foreground, a fire hydrant and a stone pathway can be seen, along with part of the street. On the back, there is a sticker and two handwritten notes, including one that reads, "'91."
Date: 1991
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[Student and Friar Look at Dallas Skyline]

Description: Photograph of a friar and a Cristercian Preparatory School student look out from a hill on the Cristercian monastery grounds towards the Dallas city skyline. The male student stands on the left, while the male friar is on his right - both stand in front of a barbed wire fence, overgrown with tall grasses. In the middle-ground, houses and farms are barely visible. On the back of the photograph are handwritten notes, including one describing the scene and identifying the friar and student.
Date: 1962
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[Teacher and Student Study in a Library]

Description: Photograph of a Cistercian Preparatory School student and teacher (both male) reading a book while sitting at a table. Also on the table is a stack of books, and in the background is a bookcase. The student is wearing a school uniform. On the bottom and side margins of the photograph are handwritten notes.
Date: unknown

[Two Buildings on the Side of a Hill]

Description: Photograph of the back and side of two brick buildings sitting on the left side of a sloping grassy hill. An air conditioning unit sits on the side of the closest building. In the background are more buildings and a wooded area, partially visible. On the back of the photograph are a sticker and handwritten notes, including one that reads, "'91."
Date: 1991
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[Two Cistercian Monks Conversing Outside School Building]

Description: Photograph of two Cistercian monks conversing outside of a school building at the Cistercian Preparatory School. The monk on the left holds books and leans on a rail while the monk on the right holds notebooks and papers. In the background is a man with a backpack walking away from the monks. On the back of the photograph is a Taylor publishing Co. stamp that reads "pict no. 4, page no. 34."
Date: unknown