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Mackinac Bridge to be featured on a postage stamp

For the second time in its history, the Mackinac Bridge, "The Mighty Mac", will be featured on a U.S. Postage Stamp.  The latest stamp will formally go on sale Wednesday, February 3rd. 

The new stamp is a Priority Mail stamp and will cost $4.90.  The Mackinac Bridge Authority and Michigan Department of Transportation will unveil the stamp at an 11 a.m. Wednesday ceremony at Bridge View Park in St. Ignace.

The bridge was first featured on a U.S. Postage stamp in 1958 (shown below) - the first class stamp cost only three cents.



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Mighty Mac stamp to be unveiled ---Detroit Free Press

HT: Jim Parker

Comments

Larry G said…
I finally made it over this bridge this summer... it's more spectacular from the shore but it's a BIG bridge - high off the water.

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