On February 3, 2010, in Washington, DC, the Postal Service issued the 18.30-dollar Bixby Creek Bridge Express Mail definitive stamp.
The stamp, designed by Carl T. Herrman of North Las Vegas, Nevada, features a color digital illustration of Bixby Creek Bridge in California by Dan Cosgrove of Clarendon Hills, Illinois. This issue pays tribute to the elegance and craftsmanship of this historic bridge on the Big Sur Coast Highway.
Avery Dennison printed15 million stamps using the gravure process. The stamps were issued in a pressure-sensitive adhesive pane of twenty stamps.
Reference: Postal Bulletin (December 31, 2009)