TRANS-KO'OLAU H3 RUN
On May 11th 1997, the U.S. Post Office issued
a special cancel to commemorate the Trans-Ko'olau Run on the H3 Freeway.
The H3 Freeway runs 16 miles from the Halawa section of Honolulu across
the Ko'olau Mountains to Kane'ohe Bay. It had been completed but was not
yet open to vehicular traffic when the run took place.
ENVELOPE: White. Size 6.5" x 3.5"
(165mm x 92mm)
CACHET: Drawing of a runner on a stretch of
the H3 and H3 sign.
CACHET TEXT: "TRANS KO'OLAU H-3 RUN, OAHU,
HAWAII, SUNDAY MAY 11 1997"
STAMP: 32c Marathon Runner (Scott # 3067)
CANCELLATION: Special USPS circular date stamp
cancel "HEIHEI 'O HALAWA 'EKOLU, SUNDAY - MAY 11, 1997, H-3 TUNNEL
STATION, HONOLULU HAWAII 96815"
CACHET MAKER: Enelani.
NUMBER MADE: 30.
ITEM # 97MAY11.
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