Accounting, Deposit Register
Accession number: 28-384
Date: 1920 – 1939
Measurements: 57 cm L x 57 cm W x 34 cm H
Marks/Label: McCaskey Systems Limited, Galt, Ontario, Canada
Description: A square metal suitcase with 9 individual panels that are numerically ordered. The first panel registers the account holder's name and number; The remaining 8 panels have clips that correspond with each account number so the deposit can be held for the correct account holder.
History of Use: The purpose of this case was to record cash deposits and withdrawls to individual bank accounts while visiting neighbouring communities. Upon return to the bank the information would then be transferred to the accounts' history.