Georgia Archives' July Virtual Lunch and Learn Presentation

Staff Report

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

On Friday, July 10, 2020, noon-1:00 p.m., the Georgia Archives’ virtual Lunch and Learn program will be available to the public. Migration and Settlement in Early Georgia will be presented by Georgia Archives’ Collections Manager, Dr. Hendry Miller.

This presentation explores migration and settlement patterns in Colonial Georgia, focusing on what brought people to the southeast, resistance to newcomers, and shifts in settlement as the Colonial era closed.  This Lunch and Learn will feature documents and images from the Georgia Archives' collections and offer tips for researching our colonial records holdings. 

The link to the live event is: https://tinyurl.com/ybdcsx2u

Please try the link before the day of the presentation to see if it works. If the link works you will see “Georgia Archives Lunch and Learn.”

The link for the Microsoft Teams’ virtual Lunch and Learn live event will also be posted on the Georgia Archives’ Facebook page on Friday morning, July 10.  Microsoft Teams currently supports these browsers: Internet Explorer II, Microsoft Edge, RS2 or later, the latest version of Chrome, and the latest version of Firefox.

If you plan on using an iPhone or tablet, you may have to download the Teams app. 

The virtual Lunch and Learn will be uploaded to our YouTube channel “Georgia Archives,” and on our Programs and Education page on our website: https://www.georgiaarchives.org/visit/programs. 

If you have any questions, please email Georgia Archives Education Specialist Penny Cliff before July 10 at penelope.cliff@usg.edu.