The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Commemorative Stamp Event was held at Cross Creek on February 21, 2008. Hundreds of stamp collectors and MKR fans gathered at the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park for the first day of issue. Among the guests were US Postal Service dignitaries from Washington, DC, as well as state and local Postal Service officials, Friends of the MKR Farm, and students from the Rawlings Elementary School in Gainesville.
MKR Stamp Day Presentation
MKR Stamp Day Movie
Here are some selected photos.
Friends board member Murray Laurie welcomes guests.
Stamp collectors lined up to purchase first day of issue stamps.
MKR Elementary School students pose with enlarged image of the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Stamp.