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[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~
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

Priests philosophical about thinning ranks

Description: Newspaper clipping from the Dallas Times Herald describing changes facing Our Lady of Dallas Cictercian monastery in Irving, Texas. Real estate development in the area and the deaths of aging monks are said to threaten the future of the monastery.
Date: December 27, 1987
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

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Statue in an Alcove]

Description: Photograph of a statue in a brick alcove. At the base of the statue are flower bushes. In the background are trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Two Construction Workers Laying Bricks]

Description: Photograph of two construction workers on a platform laying brick on the side of a building. An aluminum ladder lays on the side of the building. In the foreground an arm of a crane extends to the platform. On the back of the photograph is a job sticker from the Taylor Publishing Company with the picture number listed as "2" and the page number listed as "76."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[View of Cistercian Abbey]

Description: Photograph of the Cistercian Abbey from a hill side. To the left of the abbey is a sign that reads "Cistercian Abbey and School" and a row of school buses. In the background a sports field is visible. On the back of the photograph is a handwritten note that describes the location of the abbey on the school grounds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph