Season 1: Episode 6 | The Diabolical Plot

Mercy Street

Season 1 Catchup for Finale

Aired: 2016-02-22 03:00:00 1:54 Rating: TV-14

Catch up on the first five episodes of Mercy Street before the finale airs on Feb. 21.

Episode 6 | The Diabolical Plot

The Mercy Street Season Finale aired February 21, 2016

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President Lincoln’s visit sets in motion a diabolical rebel plot and offers an opportunity to free James Sr. Dr. Foster uncovers a scheme to undermine him at the expense of his patients. Aurelia recovered from her surgery makes a bold decision.

Directed by Jeremy Webb​

Real World Connections

“The Diabolical Plot”— Ripped from the Headlines!

“The Diabolical Plot”— Ripped from the Headlines!

Co-Creator and Executive Producer Lisa Q. Wolfinger shares with readers two real stories that served as the inspiration for the events in the Mercy Street Season Finale. ​

Season 1: Episode 6 Footnote

Season 1: Episode 6 Footnote

Did You Know? Black powder was the only known explosive before the 19th Century.

Slideshow: Scenes from the Season Finale

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