On Facebook -JOIN I Antique Online.com: Collectors of Antiques and Collectibles.
Here is the link for the group https://www.facebook.com/groups/327133184409134/
Please join our FB group where YOU can post directly.
A Community For People Who Buy, Sell or Collect Antiques, Collectibles and Art
Many of these antique travel cases mention hats, shoes and for traveling by train. Hope this helps.
Thank you molly. I do believe it is a early hatbox probably French. Thx again for info. John