Last Catamount in Vermont

Location: Montpelier
Historical Category: Natural History
Video Date: 9/30/2021

The last known catamount in Vermont was killed in 1881. It is on display at the Vermont History Museum in Montpelier, where you can explore more of the catamount's place in Vermont history, science, and art in the special exhibit "Catamount in Vermont" (2021-2022).

This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 ( and the Vermont Historical Society.

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