Mercy Street
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Premieres, Sunday, January 17 at 9PM on MPB TV

Based on real events, MERCY STREET takes viewers beyond the battlefield and into the lives of a distinctive cast of characters doctors, nurses, contraband laborers and Southern loyalists realizing the chaotic world of Union-occupied Alexandria, Virginia, and the Mansion House Hospital in the early years of the Civil War.

In the first episode, New England nurse Mary Phinney navigates her first day in Mansion House, a hotel turned Union hospital in an occupied Southern town. Mansion House owner James Sr. struggles to preserve the family fortune as daughter Emma secretly searches for her beau.