The Year 2000 According to the Year 1970: Special Banking Edition

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Tom at Garage Sale Finds found these banking-related slides at an estate sale. They were paired with slides showing the current (circa 1970) state of banking and banking technology. Says Tom:

These slides were actually part of two sets. The first was “Electronic Data Processing and Your Credit Union” and the second was called “Challenge of Philosophy”. The second set was a sort of history of credit unions and included the “Year 2000” slides.

Click the link for the rest of the photos, and then have a look through the whole site. It’s one of my favorite blogs; you’ll find everything from scans of 1970s TV Guides to 1950s Erector Set manuals to vintage swizzle sticks. It’s a smart, funny exploration of Americana, one garage sale at a time.

2 Responses to “The Year 2000 According to the Year 1970: Special Banking Edition”


  1. 1 Tom Beiter September 17, 2014 at 9:21 pm

    Thanks for the kind words, and the traffic!

  2. 2 Tom April 8, 2015 at 1:31 pm

    I’m not sure if you caught it already, but I came across another set of similar slides in that same lot featuring a little more on that “Universal Credit Card”. http://garagesalin.blogspot.com/2015/03/in-league-with-future.html.


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