Because of Oregon's two year staggered registrations, one could see 76, 77, and 78 expirations on the road during 1976


1973 Oregon plates expiring in February and April with 76 expirations


1973 Oregon plates with January 1977 and June 1978 expirations
The 77 sticker would have been issued in 1975 and the 78 sticker would have been issued in 1976





1973 Oregon sample with 1976 sample tab on left
On right, 1973 Oregon sample with regular 76 tabs


1965 style Oregon sample base with 76 tab


1959 Oregon sample plate with 1976 sample sticker



1965 Oregon plates with March and August expirations and 76 tabs


1965 Oregon plates with February 1977 expiration and January 1978 expiration



1959 Oregon plates with January and May expirations and 76 tabs


Well worn 1959 Oregon license plate used through March of 1976


1959 Oregon plates with October 1977 and May 1978 expirations


1956 Oregon plates with May and August expirations and 76 tabs


1977 and 1978 expirations on the Oregon 1956 plate



The Oregon 1956 plates also came without the 56 embossed on them
Above is the undated 56 plate expiring in November with a 76 tab added



Undated 1956 Oregon plates with August 1977 and January 1978 expirations

1976 Oregon car dealer plate.


1975 issued apportioned plate with Y prefix for large trucks and/or tractors with 76 tab

1975 issued apportioned plate with Z prefix for trailers with 76 tab


1976 type tab used camper, trailer, motor home and truck plates


pre 71 Camper plate with 76 tab


1976 Travel trailer plate with 76 tab on left. On right, 1971 Travel trailer with 76 tab


1971 issued Motor Home plate with 76 tab


1976 Oregon rental trailer license plate



1974 issued truck plate with 76 tab on left. Plates issued from 1966-73 were orange on aluminum. The one on the right has the March 76 tab.



1965 issued Oregon Historic vehicle plate on the left could be used through 1976 and beyond.

1974/75 issued Oregon Historic vehicle plate on the right could be used through 1976 and beyond.




The yellow on blue public owned vehicle plate was issued from 65 to 73, while the blue on yellow was issued post 73. Both were in use during 1976.



1976 Oregon disabled person license plates expiring in March and May.


Permanent Oregon disabled veteran license plate used during the 70's.



1956-61 issued Oregon amateur radio operator base with December 1976 expiration.


Post 1961 style issued Oregon amateur radio operator plates updated with 76, 77 and 78 expiration stickers that would have been seen on these plates during 1976.



The brown orange on aluminum farm truck plate on the left was first issued in1969. In 1975, the blue on yellow base on the right was issued
Both were in use in 1976


1976 Oregon wrecker plate


Oregon Fish Commission plate expiring December 31, 1976



1976 Oregon vanity plate
The vanity base used on this April 1976 expiring plate was more of a reflective lemon yellow than the golden yellow of the regularly issued plates
The reflective golden yellow of the standard plates appears on the the August 77 expiring vanity plate on the right

January 1976 expiration on Oregon vanity plate for either a State or U.S. Senator



1969 Oregon bus plate base still in use in 1976.



1976 Oregon transporter license plates


1976 Oregon State Senator's license plate.

This type of Oregon light trailer plate was first issued in 1969. This one is updated with a 1976 expiration sticker.


1974-75 Public Utility Commission plate with 76-77 tab.




1976 and 1977 expiration tabs that were used during 1976 motorcycle plates and some apportioned plates.

1975 Oregon motorcycle plate with 76 expiration tab on the left
In the center, 1971 Oregon motorcycle plate with 76 expiration tab
On the right, 1968 Oregon motorcycle plate with 76 expiration tab
All three of these types of motorcycle bases were in use in 1976


1968 Oregon motorcycle plate with 1977 expiration


1976 Oregon motorcycle dealer license plate

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1976-77 Medford, Oregon bicycle plate


1975 style cardboard Oregon movie prop plate complete with faux dirt.
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