Benjamin Latrobe's Pope Villa

Tom Moore gave a tour of Pope Villa, one of only three remaining domestic designs by Benjamin Latrobe, architect of the White House and U.S. Capitol.… read more

Tom Moore gave a tour of Pope Villa, one of only three remaining domestic designs by Benjamin Latrobe, architect of the White House and U.S. Capitol. Benjamin Latrobe designed the home for Senator John and Eliza Pope in 1810-1811.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Lexington, Kentucky, from June 20-25 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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Benjamin Latrobe's Pope Villa

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Program ID:
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Tour
Location:
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
First Aired:
Jul 19, 2015 | 10:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 20, 2015 | 6:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jul 19, 2015 | 10:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2015 | 2:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 20, 2015 | 6:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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