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1909 - 1915
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1909693
New Jersey License Plate 1909

1909693
New Jersey License Plate 1909

1909John AnshantTHIN DIES ?
New Jersey License Plate 1909

1909


1910
New Jersey License Plate 1910

1910
New Jersey License Plate 1910

1910
New Jersey License Plate 1910

1910
New Jersey License Plate 1910


This is a 1910 plate with a makers seal number matching the plate number.
Either this is a very big coincidence, or by design.
We don't know which.
Ed Natale
 

1911
New Jersey License Plate 1911

1911
New Jersey License Plate 1911


This is a 1911 plate with seal number ☆ 1 ☆
Jarrod Nappi
 

1912
New Jersey License Plate 1912

1912
New Jersey License Plate 1912


Partway through 1913, the dies changed slightly. Notice the pointed "1" on the first plate (like previous years)
and the squared-off "1" on the remake and the later issue #30461.

1913Leib Brothers
New Jersey License Plate 1913

1913Leib BrothersREMAKE
New Jersey License Plate 1913

1913
New Jersey License Plate 1913


1914
New Jersey License Plate 1914

1914
New Jersey License Plate 1914

1914
New Jersey License Plate 1914

1914
New Jersey License Plate 1914


There were several different size and spacing variations in the 1915 plates.

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915

1915Seal missing
New Jersey License Plate 1915

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915


The plates from 10000 to 19999 were shorter than the standard 5-digit plates.
Even if the numeral "1" was in the final 4 digits, the plate size did not change, but the spacing of digits was different.

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915


1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915

1915Big space between 5's
New Jersey License Plate 1915


By the 70000 series, the numeral "1" took up the same amount of slace as the other digits.

1915
New Jersey License Plate 1915