Historic Markers Across Florida

Historic Site Tallahassee Village

Marker ID: DAR 
Location: on grounds of Masterpiece Gardens, Lake Wales.
County: Polk
Waymark: None


On Lake Pierce is the site of the Seminole Indian village of Chief Tallahassee who succeeded Chief Chipco, leader of Creek Seminoles. Chief Chipco is buried nearby. The village was abandoned about 1891.

Dedicated 1958. The DAR, Lake Wales Chapter, Lake Wales, Florida•Ponce DeLeon Chapter, Winter Haven, Florida.


City: Lake Wales, FL