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    KANSAS

    1913/14 - 1920/21 plates are undated.  Truck began 1921.

    1913/14  K/A/N  R    38- -  39000             1921     1 - 273-493*
    1914/15  K\A/N  R     1  -  58995             1922   123 - 303-821
    1915/16  K\A\N  R     1  -  85789             1923   178 - 349541*
    1916/17  {KAN}  R    13  - 139930             1924    45 - 368-939
    1917/18  K/A/N  L     2  - 182641             1925    97 - 409-042
    1918/19  K/A/N  R    53  - 204973             1926   262 - 441-402
    1919/20  K/A/N  R    72  - 259967             1927     9 - 458-643*
    1920/21  K/A/N  L     9  - 289998*            1928    62 - 471-261
                                                  1929     9 - 506-883


    1930-50 FORMATS   1-1 - 9-99999   County codes on County Code page.
                     10-1 - 99-9999   "C" above hyphen in 1930 only.
                    100-1 - 105-999   1943 tab also county coded.

    7-DIGIT PLATES
    Highest registration (*or observed number if higher):

    COUNTY      1940        1941      1942-43       1944        1945
    LABETTE                           11-10341
    SALINE                            14-11223*
    DOUGLAS                           16-10387*
    JOHNSON   19-10702    19-11747    19-16268*   19-13475    19-13499

    COUNTY      1946        1947        1948        1949        1950
    SALINE                14-10938    14-12401    14-13311    14-12091
    DOUGLAS                                       16-10286    16-10765
    JOHNSON   19-14018    19-15368    19-17199    19-20090    19-23192
    BARTON                            33-10502    33-11591    33-11897
    HAMILTON              100-1166    100-1293    100-1387    100-1392
    HASKELL               101-1094*   101-1071    101-1125   (C1-1123*)
    WICHITA                                       102-1014
    GRANT                 103-1195    103-1553    103-1700    103-1662

    TOTALS
    1940     703               1946    4,019
    1941   1,748               1947    6,766    1%
    1942   8,223    2%         1948   11,025    2%
    1944   3,476               1949   16,512    3%
    1945   3,500               1950   19,005    3%


    1951-70 FORMAT       A/L-1 - W/Y-99999       County codes on County
                                                 Code page.

    1952-53 TABS   (Also county coded)
    1952   A/L 000001 - 099999 or 0001 - 9999
    1953     A/L 0001 -  99999

    8-CHARACTER PLATES
    Highest registration (*or observed number if higher):

    1951-53  S/G-144148*         1962   S/G-148667                   5%
    1954     S/G-114181   2%     1963   S/G-151475                   5%
    1955     S/G-124662   3%     1964   S/G-156234                   6%
    1956     S/G-129814   4%     1965   S/G-162309                   6%
    1957     S/G-137735   5%     1966   S/G-168127 (J/O-99984*)      7%
    1958     S/G-139448   5%     1967   S/G-174418, J/O-103766*      7%
    1959     S/G-140565   5%     1968   S/G-179371, J/O-111018*      8%
    1960     S/G-139705   5%     1969   S/G-181552, J/O-117723       9%
    1961     S/G-142662   5%     1970   S/G-181138, J/O-122638       9%


    1971-88 FORMAT     A/L A 1 - W/Y X99999     County codes same as
                                                1951-70.
                                                Month codes as follows:

                        SURNAME                              SURNAME
    MONTH/YEAR   CODE   INITIAL          MONTH/YEAR   CODE   INITIAL
    JUL 71 only  none    A - L           FEB 72-88     A        A
    AUG 71-88     M      M - O           MAR 72-88     B        B
    SEP 71-88     R      P - R           APR 72-88     C      C - D
    OCT 71-88     S        S             MAY 72-88     E      E - G
    NOV 71-88     V      T,V,W           JUN 72-88     H      H - I
    DEC 71-88     X     U,X,Y,Z          JUL 72-88     J      J - L

    Interim (Z) series issued if supply of proper month exhausted,
    undated 1971-73 and some 1976.  Month is designated on a sticker.

    Verify JUL 71         S/G 100000+               (S/G 90216 seen)
    Verify AUG 71-DEC 72  S/G A20000-20999, (AUG 72 S/G M21653 seen)
                          S/G A22000+
    Dies changed for 1973 likely because serials above A21999 could not
    fit.


    1976-80 MAP BASE
    1975    "JAN 76"         Highest serial seen:  "AUG 80"  S/G M44227

    Replaced during 1980.

    Sticker codes:  XX = Sample 1977-79, ZZ = ? 1977 TK, 1978, 1980.
    Sticker location:  1977-78 UR, 1979 R of LL hole, 1980 LR.


    1981-82 WHEAT BASE
    1980    "FEB 81"

    Replaced during 1988.


    1982-88 SUNFLOWER BASE
    1-2-82  "MAY 82"         Highest serial seen:  "JUL 87"  S/G J56520

    Issued to new registrations only.  Numbers are continuation of
    1981-82 Wheat Base, but 2-digit above #50 seen in some counties.
    Replaced during 1988.


    1988-94 STYLIZED WHEAT BASE           All letters and numbers used.
    1-1-88  "JUL 88"  Type 1       AAA 000 - DUW 788      (2,537,789 S)
    1990    "MAR 90"  Type 2       DVE 000 - GOF 932      (1,830,933 S)
                                                    (TOTAL 4,375,933 S)

    Description of Types:
    Type 1 - No triangles inside "A"s of "KANSAS"
    Type 2 - Triangles inside "A"s of "KANSAS"

    Omitted Prefixes:  33 on file.
    Initial assignments AAA 000 - AJA 699 (233,700) and AJA 700 -
    BWR 199 (1,012,500) on file (TOTAL 1,246,200).  Known secondary
    assignments to DWO 999 on file.

    Some plates back-dated to 1988, issued year sticker with no "AUTO"
    or serial number, followed by 1989 sticker.
    County codes (same as 1951-88) on pre-applied sticker.
    County sticker enlarged 1990; no longer pre-applied.
    Replaced during 1994.


    1994-2001 SKY BLUE WHEAT BASE         All letters and numbers used.
    Jan.94  "APR 94"  Type 1       GRS 000 - PAH 599      (5,603,600 S)
    2000    "MAY 01"  Type 1a      SMA 000 - SVB 119        (226,120 S)
                                                    (TOTAL 5,829,720 S)

    Omitted Prefixes:  37 on file.
    Initial assignment GRS 000 - IUB 500 (1,406,500) on file.
    Known secondary assignments to SVA 899 on file.
    Type 1a assigned starting 8/29/00.

    Some plates back-dated to 1994 using smaller year sticker,
    followed by 1995 sticker.
    County codes (same as 1951-94) on pre-applied sticker.
    Late issue county stickers have rounded corners and smaller font.
    Last issued December 2001; replaced by 2/15/2002.


    2002-08 STATE CAPITAL BASE            All letters and numbers used.
    2001    "FEB 02"  Type 1       PBA 000 - SLM 499      (2,282,500 S)
    Dec.01            Type 1a      TAA 000 - TMO 899        (325,900 S)
    Feb.02?           Type 1b      UAA 000 - XUY 449      (2,569,450 S)
                                                    (TOTAL 5,177,850 S)

    Omitted Prefixes:  22 on file.  Sample:  SAM 000 or 123.
    Initial assignment is Type 1 above, on file.
    Known secondary assignments to WAD 999 on file.
    Last issued 12/31/2007.  State listed XUY 449 as final number.
    XVA series reported but doubtful.


    2007-17 STATE SEAL BASE               All letters and numbers used.
    6/7/07  "JUL 07"  Type 1       000 AAA - 402 EBL      (2,731,403 S)
    2013    "APR 13"  Type 2       792 EBQ - 040 KCS      (3,407,859 S)
                                                    (TOTAL 6,144,651 S)
     
    Description of Types:  Type 1 - Sticker box
                           Type 2 - No sticker box

    Issued to new registrations only.
    Omitted Suffixes:  10 on file.  IAA-IZZ skipped.
    2009:  No more "AUTO" on stickers.