HISTORIC This type was first issued in 1964, starting at QQ-A100 (or QQ-A101 ?).
It was one of the FIRST New Jersey types to use the full state name "NEW JERSEY".
1964 BASEQQ-A100 - QQ-K999
Historic plates on the 1964 base used the "NEW JERSEY" state name die with the wide "W".

1964PROTOTYPE
Paul Rosenberg
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1964
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1964
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1964
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1969
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1974
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1975
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1976
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


Low-number "courtesy" plates were also issued as historic plates. There were three patterns: QQ-A 00, 00 QQ-A, and QQ 00 A.
Numbers issued were like standard courtesy plates: 1-20.


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

J. Mattes
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

ALPCA FtWayne2016
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

Mike Wiener
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

Bill Markee
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate



New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

Lee Madigan
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate



New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1977 BASEQQ-L100 - QQ-P999
Historic plates on the 1977 base used the "NEW JERSEY" state name die with the narrow "W".

1977
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1977
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1978
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


Low-number "courtesy" QQ plates were still available.

1977 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1977 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1977 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1977 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASEQQ-Q100 - QQ-Z999
100A-QQ - 999U-QQ
Interesting fact - historic plates are the only ones on which "Q" is used as a serial letter.
The blue plates apparently started at number QQ-Q100.

1979
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1980
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1981
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1982
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1982
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1983
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1983
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1983Dave Mackey
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


After QQ-Z999, a new series started at 100A-QQ in late 1983 or early 1984.

c.1984
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1985
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1986
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1987
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1988
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1989
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1990
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1990
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1991
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

c.1992
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


Historic low-number plates still in use with all three numbering patterns, but the number range was expanded up to 99.

1979 BASEfelix2.com
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASELee Madigan
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASEMike Wiener
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate


1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASE
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate

1979 BASEJ. Mattes
New Jersey Historic Antique QQ License Plate