PHOTO COURTESY U.S. POSTAL SERVICE

Bass Harbor lighthouse to be featured on stamp



ACADIA NATIONAL PARK — An image of Acadia National Park’s Bass Harbor Head Light is the star of one of 16 special edition U.S. Postal Service stamps commemorating the National Park Service’s centennial.

The Forever stamp features a photo by David Muench depicting Mount Desert Island’s craggy coast and the iconic Bass Harbor lighthouse.

The stamps in this collection will be available for sale on June 2 after a ceremony during the World Stamp Show in New York City. There will also be dedication ceremonies at or near each of the national park locations featured on the 16 stamps.

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