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October 13, 2021
2:00 PM

The Northeast Georgia History Center

322 Academy Street NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
Northeast Georgia History Center
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Livestream: The “Hisstory” of the Domestic Cat

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Join us for this livestream as we explore humanity's long history with felines.

Are cats actually domesticated or have they just decided that they like living with us? Some may say the phrase "domestic cat" is an oxymoron, but however you look at it, humans and cats have been living together for thousands of years. So long in fact, we aren't exactly sure when it started. They have been called civilization's pet, gods in ancient Egypt, and demonized by the Catholic Church.


The Northeast Georgia History Center is dedicated to preserving and sharing our regional history and being our community’s pathway to history education. Through our educational programs, community events, exhibits, and historic structures, we strive to be a leading resource for promoting a greater understanding of local, state, and national history. Visit to learn more.

The Northeast Georgia History Center produces events throughout the year both online and on-site. Our Family Days and public livestreams are free for all. Become a Member to enjoy weekly Members-Only livestreams, free admission to our exhibits, Members-Only events, and more.