Our 15″ Old Abe Plush Mascot is one of our most popular items. Snuggle up with this fluffy representation of the Civil War era mascot
OR… check out our mini Old Abe, only 4 inches tall but just as cute! https://store.wisvetsmuseum.com/product/plush-old-abe-4/
Did you know that it took over a Century to confirm that Old Abe was male? Find out how the Wisconsin Veterans Museum was able to crack the case here: https://wisconsinlife.org/story/settling-the-controversy-around-civil-war-icon-old-abe/
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