This historic map of Tallahassee, Florida was created in 1885 by Henry Wellge, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of Tallahassee as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.

Landmarks on the map include Florida State University, Lincoln Academy, Masonic Hall, Leon Hotel, The Morgan Hotel, The Economist Office, The Tallahassee Real Estate Exchange, Murat Place (the residence of Prince Murat, son of the king of Naples), St. James Hotel, and more.

This historic map of Tallahassee has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the map are available here.

Bird’s Eye View of Tallahassee, Florida in 1885

This old map of Tallahassee will make an attractive addition to your office, library, or den, and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.