Five Minutes With: Jim Getty, Abraham Lincoln impersonator

Jim Getty bears a striking resemblance to Abraham Lincoln, even when he’s just in jeans and a T-shirt.

It must be the beard.

The Gettysburg, Pa., man has been impersonating Lincoln for the past 30 years. He’s played the 16th president in the Turner Network film “The Ironclads,” and he’s done voice work for numerous Lincoln specials and exhibits.

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  1. Celia Gelsinger says:

    Interested in Abe Lincoln for a 50th Birthday Party Event to meet and greet guests on arrival and at cocktail party between 6 and 7 pm on Sat. September 17th . Event is being held at the RiverWinds in West Deptford, NJ (10 minutes across bridge from Philadelphia). Theme of Affair is “Civil War” Actually looking for Gen. Robert E. Lee as well and a few enactors.

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