University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Lincoln "Linc" Cavalieri Collection, 1943-1997

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Cavalieri, Lincoln
Title: Lincoln "Linc" Cavalieri Collection,
Dates: 1943-1997
Abstract: Collection documents the career of Lincoln Cavalieri, a general manager of the Olympia Stadium in Detroit, Michigan.
Accession No.: 2000-59
Extent: 1 ft., 6 in.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Lincoln Cavalieri served as general manager of the Olympia Stadium in Detroit, Michigan.

Scope and Contents

Contracts, history of the Detroit Hockey Club, correspondence, photographs, clippings, and published material including a 1980 GOP Detroit Customer Handbook, documents construction of Olympia II in Detroit as well as events held at the Olympia including boxing, hockey, and the 1980 Republican National Convention.


Access Restrictions

A portion of this collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted access

Index Terms

Cavalieri, Lincoln
Olympia Stadium (Detroit, Mich.)
Sports Arenas

Related Material

Forms part of the Professional Touring Entertainment Industry Archives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lincoln "Linc" Cavalieri Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Detailed Description of the Papers



2000-59/1 (08251128) Boxing contracts and related legal documents, Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan 1943-1950
Olympia Stadium II
History of the Detroit Hockey Club
Republican National Convention, 1980
Certificates of recognition
Printed material
Newspaper clippings
IAAM's First Fifty Years, 1925-1975
2.325/D19c Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan, Red Wings Seating Chart
The Detroit News and Free Press sports sections, 1971, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1992, 1995, 1997