Eisenhower in Augusta

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President Dwight Eisenhower tees off at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 1960. Watching in background, left to right: Arnold Palmer, Cliff Roberts and Lt. Gen. Leonard Heaton. (AP Photo)
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President Dwight Eisenhower, right, pats Arnold Palmer on the shoulder as he congratulates him on winning the Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, April 11, 1960 and says to him that he hears that he can putt pretty good also. Clifford Roberts, center, is Masters Tournament co-founder and an official at Augusta National Golf Club where Ike started a spring vacation by playing a round of golf with Palmer and Roberts. (AP Photo)
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President Eisenhower tees of in front of the clubhouse while playing golf at the Augusta National in the 1950s. (File)
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President Dwight David Eisenhower at Augusta National in 1969. (File)
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President Eisenhower reviews Fort Gordon troops on his last Augusta visit as president Jan 7 1961. (File)
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Former President Eisenhower gives a speech in Augusta, Ga. in 1961. (File)
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President and Mrs. Eisenhower stand on the porch of their "little white house" at the Augusta National Golf Club. (File)
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Eisenhower's visit to Augusta March 22, 1958. (File)
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Eisenhower 26th visit to Augusta April 11, 1960. (File)
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In this undated photo, Robert Symms, second from right, photographs President Dwight Eisenhower during a visit to Augusta. (Photo courtesy of Robert Symms)
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Sec. Wilson & Dwight D. Eisenhower in Augusta Dec. 1956. (File)
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Clifford Roberts, from left, Bobby Jones and Dwight Eisenhower at the Augusta National. (File)
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President Dwight D. Eisenhower greeted Jan. 7, 1961 by Brig. Gen. Howard M. Hobson, reviews Ft. Gordon troops. (File)
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Lowrey Stulb has this inscribed photo of President Dwight D. Eisenhower playing a bunker shot from what appears to be the 9th hole at Augusta National. (Photo Courtesy of Lowrey Stulb)
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President Dwight D. Eisenhower with some of his playing partners at Augusta National. (Photo Courtesy of Lowrey Stulb)
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(from left) Clifford Roberts, Bobby Jones, unidentified man and Dwight Eisenhower at the Augusta National (File)

President Dwight D. Eisenhower became an Augusta National Golf Club member in 1948 and visited Augusta often.