This series provides a record of all accounts held by the Einasleigh Divisional Board, the Einasleigh Shire Council and the Etheridge Shire Council with the New South Wales Bank.
These records of accounts show monies that were recieved or paid by the local authority for such works, services and general expenses as general rates, government endowments, collections from tolls, salaries, etc. Information recorded in this volume includes, on the Debit side: date of receipt, receipt number, particulars of cash received and deposited, ledger folio, amount of deposit; on the Credit side: date and number of cheque, voucher number (up to 1920), particulars of payments made, name of ledger account, ledger folio, and amount of cheque. Separate payments and receipts relating to each division are shown from 1920 onwards. Monthly summaries of credits and debits are also recorded.
Although monies received or paid with respect to special rates and loans were to be recorded in separate registers, details relating to such accounts may be found in this volume.