USA 2007 90-cent Hagatna Bay Plate Block of 4 Airmail Postage Stamps, MNH
Mint plate block of four air mail postage stamps. Issue Date: June 1, 2007. First City: Barrigada, Guam.
Hagåtña, located in central Guam, is nestled between Agana Bay and the cliffs of Agana Heights. It is considered the first European city in the Pacific because of the early colonization of the Marianas, as compared to the rest of the Pacific. It was declared a city by a Spanish royal decree March 30, 1686 as the capital of the Marianas, the residence of the Spanish governor and the site of the garrison.