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Series S429 - City Accountant's cash books

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City Accountant's cash books

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  • Source of title proper: Title taken from binder covers.

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  • 1886-1898 (Creation)
    Vancouver (B.C.). Office of the City Accountant

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0.55 m of textual records

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Series consists of debit and credit journals which recorded "to cash" (accounts payable, e.g. engineering costs, health expenses, administrative expenses of boards and committees, and payroll), and "by cash" (accounts receivable, e.g. business license fees, water fees, Police Court fines, the poll tax, dog [license?] fees, cemetery fees, etc.). Dates not represented are 17 Feb. to 31 Dec. 1888 and 1 Jan. 1892 to 31 Mar. 1896 (i.e. these cash books must have gone missing). Arranged chronologically.

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No further accruals expected.

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Cash book at location 594-C-4 previously known as part of McGuigan family fonds (Add.MSS 920 vol. 15).

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