An account of this conflagration, which destroyed the greater part of the town as first built, appeared in the Quarterly in the issue for July, 1924. These additional documents and notes are taken from contemporaneous issues of the Floridian and the Sentinel, Tallahassee newspapers.
"The Tallahassee Fire of 1843,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 7:
2, Article 10.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol7/iss2/10