Mormon Church -- Missions -- Russia
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSS 2220 Series 1 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents Letters and emails relating to Gail S. Halvorsen's missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in England and Russia. Dated 1986-1987, and 1995-1997.
Dates: 1986-1987; 1995-1997
Identifier: MSS 2220 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Letters and emails relating to Gail S. and Alta Halvorsen's mission in Russia for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Dated 1995-1997.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2220
Scope and Contents Contains letters, emails, photographs, video and audio recordings, awards, ephemera and other memorabilia from the personal collection of Gail S. Halvorsen. Most of the material is directly related to his role as the "Candy Bomber" during the Berlin Airlift, which he continued to receive recognition for long after the end of the blockade. Included are items relating to his military career after the Berlin Airlift, including material on the Cold War, his retirement activities, his family, and...
Dates: 1905-2018; Majority of material found within 1920-2018