Biltmore Estate

Built in 1889, Biltmore is the largest privately owned home in the United States and was the primary home of George Vanderbilt II. Museum and Guest Services… read more

Built in 1889, Biltmore is the largest privately owned home in the United States and was the primary home of George Vanderbilt II. Museum and Guest Services Director Ellen Erwin Rickman gave the history of the home and talked about the impact it had on Asheville.

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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Biltmore Estate

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Program ID:
443285-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Apr 21, 2018 | 11:41am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 04, 2018 | 7:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Apr 21, 2018 | 11:41am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 22, 2018 | 9:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 2018 | 7:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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