Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Time Warp: Abe Lincoln Meets Perry ComoBronze statues of President Abraham Lincoln and what appears to be an awestruck Perry Como (a 1950s pop singer from Pennsylvania). Perry holds a tourist map, Abe gestures toward the house where he wrote the Gettysburg Address.
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Time Warp: Abe Lincoln meets Perry Como
This is to the right, in the traffic circle in Gettysburg, when you are coming from the Battlefield. The detail on these statues is unbelievable. We had to touch Perry Como's sweater to see if it was real![tim,colleen,susan,billy, 09/24/2015]
The artist, Seward Johnson has an identical but giant-sized version at Grounds for Sculpture in NJ.[Roger Crook, 04/20/2015]
The statue definitely looks like Perry Como, but "Perry" is holding the Gettysburg Address and is supposed to be a visitor. However it is the most realistic statue of Lincoln, so I'd definitely recommend it.[Mark, 08/07/2014]
Perry Como, relatively unknown for his work as a Lincoln scholar....
Time Warp: Abe Lincoln Meets Perry Como
"Chillin' with Abe" is what this should be titled. Right in the main circle that connects town to the adjacent areas.[Anthony B, 04/26/2014]
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Oddly realistic, other than Lincoln being dead and all.[Lora, 11/26/2011]