Hall of Presidents & First Ladies in Gettysburg auctions wax figures
Again, good luck to everybody. And we’ll find out whether a Democrat, Republican or Whig is going to bring the biggest money. I’m Tom Ryan, president and CEO of Lancasterhistory.org in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. We just purchased the wax replica of Mr. James Buchanan, as many know the only Pennsylvanian to achieve the highest office in the nation. And we’ll be bringing him back to his home where he died in 1868. There’s a lot of interest in the President and First Lady. We have interest from other museums, of course, we have some family members of some of the presidents and first ladies that are interested. We have private collectors. Open up the bidding for Abraham Lincoln Lincoln and thousand five thousand dollars five thousand dollars, just getting up in five thousand, $3,000. You’re gonna be very popular view buy. $9,000. $8,500 now, $9,000 all there, $8500 now $9,000 over there. (bidding continues) Nine thousand dollars! Going once. Going twice. $8,500 our sold in the back there.