1860s

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“Mercy Street” (PBS, pre­mieres Jan. 17, 2016) Filmed in Vir­ginia, PBS’s first do­mes­ti­cally pro­duced drama in ages is about an Alexandria hos­pi­tal at the out­set of the Civil War.

“Hell on Wheels” (AMC, fi­nal episodes will air in 2016) Post-Civil War cor­rup­tion/re­venge drama set against the fast-and-fu­ri­ous com­ple­tion of a transcon­ti­nen­tal rail­road in the Mid­west. Story last left off in 1867.

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