Then and Now: Bury’s Drug Store to Uniontown Bar & Grill

Well, this was a hopefully step to revitalize Anacostia, but the most recent owner made a couple bad decisions.

Here is the building as it looked around 1919 as Bury’s drug store.

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Bury's drug store around 1919
Bury’s drug store around 1919

And below is the current Google Street View of what used to be Uniontown Bar and Grill.


The beautiful old building might have life again, according to the City Paper.

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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  • Lou Novacheck

    I’m curious about how the place got its name. I’m from SW PA, near a place called Uniontown PA.