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HERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT STYLES OF
NEW YORK PRESTATE LICENSE PLATES AND
VARIOUS OTHER UNIQUE NEW YORK
LICENSE PLATES.  THE #27738 & 14021 ARE
TWO OF THE VERY FEW KNOWN EXAMPLES
THAT ARE  MADE OF PORCELAIN.  THE #GKP
IS AN OWNER INITIAL PLATE, WHICH JUST BY
CHANCE WE FOUND THE MATCHING 1904
PRESTATE LICENSE PLATE NUMBER FOR THE
SAME MAN.  IT IS #8745 IN A LATER PHOTO.  
14 DIFFERENT PORCELAIN LONG ISLAND  
MOTOR PARKWAY LICENSE PLATES.   5
INITIAL LEATHER PLATES WHICH ARE THE
FIRST LICENSE PLATES IN THE USA - THERE
ARE MANY DIFFERENT STYLE OF
HOMEMADE PRESTATE PLATES IN MANY OF
THESE PHOTO'S MADE FROM MANY
DIFFERENT MATERIALS SUCH AS LEATHER,
WOOD, BRASS, CANVAS, TIN, ALUMINUM,
METAL, ETC...- THE #0455 IS UNUSUAL AS IT
STARTS WITH A ZERO -  THE PLATES
HANGING ON THE RAFTERS ARE DOUBLE
SIDED PLATES, IF YOU LIVED IN ONE STATE
AND WORKED IN ANOTHER STATE, YOU
WERE REQUIRED BY LAW TO DISPLAY A
PLATE FROM EACH STATE, VERY HAVE
SURVIVED WITH BOTH PLATES ON THE SAME
PAD, FRONT & BACK - 4 NY/NJ & 1 NY/PA.  
THE 3 PLATES STARTING WITH LETTER "M"
ARE MANUFACTURER'S PLATES, THE #M1927
IS LEATHER AND THE 2 #1776 ARE HEAVY
CARDBOARD BELIEVED TO ALSO BE
PRESTATES.  THERE'S A FEW VARIOUS
PORCELAIN CITY PLATES, SUCH AS MT.
KISCO, SYRACUSE & VALLEY STREAM.  ONE
PORCELAIN PLATE FROM ROOSEVELT FIELD
ON LONG ISLAND, PROBABLY AN AIRPORT
PARKING PASS.