Fifth Street Pharmacy

Known Name(s)

Fifth Street Pharmacy


901 Fifth St. Lynchburg, VA

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Physical Status



901 Fifth Street was known as the Humbles Building. It is the last remaining Green Book site on Fifth Street.

Detailed History

According to, James E. Johnson, who resided at 403 Monroe, was the proprietor of the Fifth Street Pharmacy. Dr. R. W. Johnson had offices in the second floor. The 1940 census does not list a James Johnson who works in a pharmacy or lives on Monroe Street. 

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