The W. Alton Jones campus in West Greenwich, Rhode Island was given to the University of Rhode Island by the W. Alton Jones Foundation. It's late chairman, W. Alton Jones, was a personal friend of former president Dwight D. Eisenhower. The estate was then known as Hianloland Farm. Pictured are Eisenhower and Jones in September 1958.
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Dwight D. Eisenhower, W. Alton Jones, University of Rhode Island W. Alton Jones Campus, Hianloland Farms, U.S. presidents