The Real-Life Inspiration for PBS' “Mercy Street” | National Trust for Historic Preservation

The Real-Life Inspiration for PBS' “Mercy Street”

The Real-Life Inspiration for PBS' “Mercy Street” | National Trust for Historic Preservation

In this blog post, Anya Jabour, Ph.D., reveals how most Americans in the Civil War era struggled to maintain familiar mourning rituals in death’s aftermath.

In this blog post, Anya Jabour, Ph.D., reveals how most Americans in the Civil War era struggled to maintain familiar mourning rituals in death’s aftermath.

PBS recently announced that an award-winning cast for 'Mercy Street', a new drama based on a Civil War era hospital in Alexandria, Virginia.

PBS recently announced that an award-winning cast for 'Mercy Street', a new drama based on a Civil War era hospital in Alexandria, Virginia.

See below for Harrell’s sketches for the show, alongside photographs of the finished product, and her comments about her work on Mercy Street.

Up Close with the Elaborate Civil War–Era Costumes of Mercy Street

See below for Harrell’s sketches for the show, alongside photographs of the finished product, and her comments about her work on Mercy Street.

FIRST LOOK: Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Nurse Mary Phinney and Josh Radnor as Jedediah Foster in the new PBS drama series, MERCY STREET. Click to see the full cast. #MercyStreetPBS

FIRST LOOK: Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Nurse Mary Phinney and Josh Radnor as Jedediah Foster in the new PBS drama series, MERCY STREET. Click to see the full cast. #MercyStreetPBS

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