William Trent House

Samantha Luft explained the William Trent House’s nearly 300 year history. The William Trent House is the oldest house in Trenton. William Trent, a wealthy… read more

William Trent House Samantha Luft explained the William Trent House’s nearly 300 year history. The William Trent House is the oldest house in Trenton. William Trent, a wealthy merchant from Philadelphia, built the house in 1719.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Trenton, New Jersey, from April 15-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast 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 Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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William Trent House

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Program ID:
427450-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Trenton, New Jersey, United States
First Aired:
May 20, 2017 | 10:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 22, 2017 | 4:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 20, 2017 | 10:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2017 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2017 | 2:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2017 | 10:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 22, 2017 | 4:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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