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Voting is now open for the Elite Eight round of Ohio Memory Madness!
Welcome to the third annual Ohio Memory Madness! For each of the 4 image pairs below select one image to go on to the Final Four. Then at the bottom click on the VOTE NOW button. Elite Eight voting ends Tuesday, March 31st at 5pm, and voting for the Final Four will start the following day, Wednesday, April 1st.
 
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Elite Eight Final Four Championship
                                                         
1 Extinctionofthepassengerpigeon    
1 Temperance Crusade/Whiskey Wars of 1873    
  1 Extinction of the passenger pigeon    
  1 Oberlin College becomes the first co-educational college in the nation    
2 Oberlin College becomes the first co-educational college in the nation  
2 Wilberforce University is founded in 1856    
  1 Oberlin College becomes the first co-educational college in the nation    
  1 Charles Young becomes first African American Colonel in U.S. Army    
3 Oberlin Rescue    
3 Publication of Uncle Tom's Cabin    
  2 Publication of Uncle Tom's Cabin  
  2 Charles Young becomes first African American Colonel in U.S. Army    
4 Charles Young becomes first African American Colonel in U.S. Army  
4 John Langston becomes first African American admitted to Ohio bar    
  1 Oberlin College becomes the first co-educational college in the nation  
  1 Freedom Summer, 1964  
5 1920 Presidental Election    
5 Victoria Woodhull becomes the first woman to run for president    
  3 Victoria Woodhull becomes the first woman to run for president  
  3 Founding of the Institution for the Deaf and Dumb    
6 Founding of the Institution for the Deaf and Dumb  
6 American Federation of Labor is founded in Columbus    
  2 Victoria Woodhull becomes the first woman to run for president  
  2 Freedom Summer, 1964    
7 Freedom Summer, 1964    
7 Harry C. Smith coauthors the Smith Act    
  4 Freedom Summer, 1964  
  4 Chief Logan's speech at Logan Elm    
8 Chief Logan's speech at Logan Elm  
8 Lincoln funeral train travels through Ohio    
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9 Beryl Drummond joins Waterloo Wizards    
9 Oscar Robertson is named 1964 NBA MVP and Jerry Lucas named 1964 NBA Rookie of the Year    
  5 Oscar Robertson is named 1964 NBA MVP and Jerry Lucas named 1964 NBA Rookie of the Year    
  5 1968 Big Ten championship game between OSU and Michigan    
10 Pro Football Hall of Fame opens in Canton  
10 1968 Big Ten championship game between OSU and Michigan    
  3 Oscar Robertson is named 1964 NBA MVP and Jerry Lucas named 1964 NBA Rookie of the Year    
  3 Cincinnati Red Stockings become the first professional baseball team    
11 Cleveland Indians win the pennant    
11 Cincinnati Red Stockings become the first professional baseball team    
  6 Cincinnati Red Stockings become the first professional baseball team  
  6 Annual All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron    
12 Leisure Group, Inc. moves Flexible Flyer production to Medina  
12 Annual All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron    
  2 Cincinnati Red Stockings become the first professional baseball team
  2 Cedar Point gets first roller coaster  
13 4-H Club is founded in Clark County    
13 Dedication of Buckeye Trail    
  7 4-H Club is founded in Clark County  
  7 Cedar Point gets first roller coaster    
14 Columbus Checkers professional hockey team is founded  
14 Cedar Point gets first roller coaster    
  4 Cedar Point gets first roller coaster  
  4 Eddie Rickenbacker retires from racecar driving    
15 Paul Brown is born in Norwalk    
15 Jim Thorpe wins Olympic gold medals for 1912 pentathlon and decathlon    
  8 Jim Thorpe wins Olympic gold medals for 1912 pentathlon and decathlon  
  8 Eddie Rickenbacker retires from racecar driving    
16 Jack Nicklaus is born in Columbus  
16 Eddie Rickenbacker retires from racecar driving    
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17 Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport constructs world's first airport control tower    
17 Jerrie Mock becomes first female pilot to complete a solo flight around the world    
  9 Jerrie Mock becomes first female pilot to complete a solo flight around the world    
  9 Proctor and Gamble develops ivory soap    
18 Proctor and Gamble develops ivory soap  
18 Ready mixed paints first developed by Sherwin-Williams Company    
  5 Jerrie Mock becomes first female pilot to complete a solo flight around the world    
  5 John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth    
19 James Ritty develops the first cash register    
19 Charles Brush invents arc lights    
  10 Charles Brush invents arc lights  
  10 John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth    
20 John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth  
20 Thomas Hutchins surveys the Seven Ranges    
  3 John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth  
  3 Wright Brothers of Dayton, Ohio, are first in flight  
21 Albert Sabin develops polio vaccine    
21 Dr. George Crile develops the first blood transfusion system    
  11 Albert Sabin develops polio vaccine  
  11 William McGuffey publishes McGuffey Reader    
22 Emerson Cain develops the popular 'marcelled' potato chip  
22 William McGuffey publishes McGuffey Reader    
  6 Albert Sabin develops polio vaccine  
  6 Wright Brothers of Dayton, Ohio, are first in flight    
23 Wright Brothers of Dayton, Ohio, are first in flight    
23 Cleveland Abbe releases first official weather forecast from the Cincinnati Observatory.    
  12 Wright Brothers of Dayton, Ohio, are first in flight  
  12 Ohio and Erie Canal connects Lake Erie to the Ohio River    
24 Ohio and Erie Canal connects Lake Erie to the Ohio River  
24 Ohio state flag is designed in 1901    
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25 Jackie Mayer is crowned Miss America 1962    
25 Lilly Martin Spencer settles in Ohio    
  13 Lilly Martin Spencer settles in Ohio    
  13 Toni Morrison wins Nobel Prize for literature    
26 Toni Morrison wins Nobel Prize for literature  
26 Louis Bromfield wins Pulitzer Prize for 'Early Autumn'    
  7 Toni Morrison wins Nobel Prize for literature    
  7 Colo, first gorilla born in captivity, on Dec. 22, 1956    
27 James Thurber publishes 'My Life and Hard Times'    
27 Zane Grey publishes his best-selling novel 'Riders of the Purple Sage'    
  14 James Thurber publishes 'My Life and Hard Times'  
  14 Colo, first gorilla born in captivity, on Dec. 22, 1956    
28 Colo, first gorilla born in captivity, on Dec. 22, 1956  
28 Toledo Zoo is founded    
  4 Toni Morrison wins Nobel Prize for literature
  4 Cincinnati Music Hall is completed  
29 White-tailed deer is named state animal    
29 Adena Effigy Pipe is named Ohio's state artifact    
  15 Adena Effigy Pipe is named Ohio's state artifact  
  15 Ohio celebrates its bicentennial in 2003    
30 Ohio celebrates its bicentennial in 2003  
30 Great Lakes Expo is held in Cleveland    
  8 Ohio celebrates its bicentennial in 2003  
  8 Cincinnati Music Hall is completed    
31 Cincinnati Music Hall is completed    
31 James Edward 'Eddie' Saunders becomes first African American DJ in Central Ohio    
  16 Cincinnati Music Hall is completed  
  16 Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart marry at Malabar Farm    
32 Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart marry at Malabar Farm  
32 Annual Circleville Pumpkin Show    
                                                         

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