On August 31, 2007, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Rancho Mirage, California, the Postal Service issued a 41-cent Gerald R. Ford commemorative stamp. The stamp, designed by Ethel Kessler of Bethesda, Maryland, went on sale nationwide August 31, 2007. The stamp art is a portrait of President Ford painted by award-winning artist Michael J. Deas of Brooklyn Heights, New York.
Ashton-Potter (USA), Ltd., printed 80 million stamps in the offset process.
Postal Bulletin (August 2, 2007).