Mercy Street (2017): S02E06 – House of Bondage

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline A Union victory at Antietam (Sharpsburg) convinces President Lincoln to issue an Emancipation Proclamation, and James’ cotton diplomacy plan falls apart, as the British no longer want an alliance with the slave-holding Confederacy. Jane learns of… Read More

Mercy Street (2017): S02E05 – Unknown Soldier

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline A badly wounded, unidentified man, believed to be a soldier from the Battle of Chantilly, is cared for at Mansion House. Byron’s deception regarding his credit of Samuel as a doctor on the autopsy is revealed,… Read More

Mercy Street (2017): S02E04 – Southern Mercy

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline A Union private named Ames arrives at Mansion House fresh from the Second Battle of Bull Run seeking help for his sick companion. Chaplain Hopkins wants to do more for the war effort, and he and… Read More

Mercy Street (2017): S02E03 – One Equal Temper

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline James and Jimmy bury the murdered Union soldier in their furniture warehouse. Pinkerton questions them about Frank and the missing soldier, and discovers evidence of the family’s involvement while searching the house. Alice and Frank successfully… Read More

Mercy Street (2017): S02E02 – The House Guest

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline The new hospital chief, the rigid and no-nonsense Major Clayton McBurney, arrives and ingratiates himself with Nurse Hastings, while chiding Jed for not following rules and insisting that Byron take a medical exam. Charlotte confronts Samuel… Read More

Mercy Street (2017): S02E01 – Balm in Gilead

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline With the assassination attempt failed and Detective Allan Pinkerton hot on his trail, Frank hides out in the Greens’ basement. As Silas recuperates, Frank slashes the steward’s throat, and Jed and Byron use a blood transfusion… Read More

Mercy Street (2016): S01E06 – The Diabolical Plot

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline Jed wants to get rid of Silas, and also faces a strong opposition from Byron. When he orders Byron to follow medical scientific treatment standards instead of making patients suffer, Silas helps Byron to get rid… Read More

Mercy Street (2016): S01E05 – The Dead Room

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline The medical inspector visits the hospital and decides to make Jed chief surgeon despite not wanting the job when Alfred is promoted. Tom’s body is found and the Greens want a proper burial, and a funeral… Read More

Mercy Street (2016): S01E04 – The Belle Alliance

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline While Jed is going through withdrawal, Mary keeps him hidden from the others under the pretence that he is sick and contagious. The Greens are throwing a lavish Southern-style dinner party for the Union officers and… Read More

Mercy Street (2016): S01E03 – The Uniform

Introduction Mercy Street is an American period medical drama television series created by Lisa Wolfinger and David Zabel. Outline Jed passes his military medical exam and he is quickly put to the test when he has to treat his wounded brother who’s a Confederate soldier. Mary discovers his morphine addiction and wants to help him… Read More