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Cash Boyhood home added to National Register of Historic Places

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
DYESS, AR -

The Johnny Cash Boyhood Home at Dyess in Mississippi County has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. 

The home is designated as Farm Number 266 located at 4791 West County Road 4791 in Dyess. 

According to the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, the home was built in 1934 by the Federal Emergency Relief Administration, a Depression-era federal relief agency, and was the home of Johnny Cash, the country music legend from 1935 until he graduated from high school in 1950.

To read more about the home, click here.

For tickets to the Johnny Cash Music Festival, located on the Boyhood Home grounds, click here

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