Biltmore

Biltmore is the largest home in America. Leslie Klingner, curator of interpretation, toured the main level of the 175,000 square foot home, including George Washington… read more

Biltmore is the largest home in America. Leslie Klingner, curator of interpretation, toured the main level of the 175,000 square foot home, including George Washington Vanderbilt’s favorite room. Parker Andes, Biltmore’s horticulture director, explained the role Frederick Law Olmstead played in designing the 8,000 acre estate, on which Biltmore sits.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Asheville, North Carolina, from March 17-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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Program ID:
443275-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Apr 21, 2018 | 8:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 09, 2018 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 21, 2018 | 8:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 22, 2018 | 3:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 22, 2018 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 23, 2018 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2018 | 7:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 03, 2018 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 03, 2018 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 09, 2018 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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