Account book; 1948; XHE.4440


Account book

About this object

Account book; an imitation leather and cardboard covered account book, listing the Hayes family expenses beginning March 1948.

Some examples of the expenses recorded include church collections, postage, telephone rental, fire insurance and wages as well as important items for the Hayes children such as chocolate, ice cream and lollies.

For more information about the Hayes family and Hayes Engineering Works, which is cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, see <A HREF="">our website.</A>

Date Made


Place Made

Oturehua, Otago

Medium and Materials

paper; imitation leather


17.8 x 11.5 x 1.2cm (7 x 4 1/2 x 1/2")

Credit Line

Collection of Hayes Engineering Works, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

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