‘Mercy Street‘ follows the lives of two volunteer nurses on opposing sides of the Civil War – New England abolitionist Mary Phinney and Confederate supporter Emma Green.
You can now view Episode 1, “The New Nurse” right HERE (Click play above) before its broadcast premiere on Sunday Jan 17 at 10/9c.
In this 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.
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