Celebrating the Heritage of the
Lee Highway Corridor
Cherrydale Plaque Unveiling
On June 9 of this year, a plaque was unveiled on the building that once housed the Cherrydale Drug Fair, located at 3815 Lee Highway. The plaque commemorates the lunch-counter sit-in that began at the Drug Fair on June 9, 1960.
An 11-minute video of the plaque unveiling ceremony:
The plaque was funded by the citizens of the Cherrydale neighborhood and was installed on the front facade of the building on July 28.
Former chairman, "Cherrydale at 125" Committee
Cherrydale Citizens Association