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A Place Called Home
Season 6, Episode 6
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Air date 1 Nov 1997
Written by Julie Henderson
Directed by Chuck Bowman
Episode guide
Wave Goodbye
Lead Me Not

A Place Called Home is the sixth episode of Season 6 of Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman and the one hundred twenty-fourth episode of the series.

Dr. Mike has to tell Robert E. and Grace that they are going to lose Anthony.

Meanwhile, Sully is still in hiding and determined to convince the renegade Indians to return to the reservation before there's more violence. When Dr. Mike tells him about the miscarriage, his must find a way to cope with it.


  • Story Arc: The Separation, part 8 of 16. Dr. Mike has trouble telling Sully about the miscarriage. Sully reveals to Michaela in To Have and to Hold that after he left her about the news of her miscarriage that he couldn't sleep, and that he left the cave early in the morning and started walking. He tells Michaela that he doesn't know how far or how long he walked to take away the pain. He realizes that there was nothing he could do for himself, and for her. After he stops walking he sits under a tree, and hollers in frustration. During his grief under the tree he sees an oak seedling, and decides to replant it away from the tree in order for the seedling to grow as a memorial to his lost third child.
  • Story Arc: Grace and Robert E.’s Grief, part 1 of 7, prologue. Death of Anthony, Brian's best friend. Anthony wins Mrs. Morales essay contest for Parent's Day with his essay "A Place Called Home." After Anthony reads his essay, Anthony later dies. Anthony's funeral marks the death of the first of a number of long recurring characters in the season.
  • Teresa Morales has assigned an essay on their favorite thing about Colorado Springs for Parent's Day.


  • Anthony - an attack and kidney damage

Dr. Quinn Episodes
Season 1 "Pilot" • "Epidemic" • "The Visitor" • "Law of the Land" • "The Healing" • "Father's Day "• "Bad Water" • "The Great American Medicine Show" • "A Cowboy's Lullaby" • "Running Ghost" • "The Prisoner" • "Happy Birthday" • "Rite of Passage" • "Heroes" • "The Operation" • "The Secret" • "Portraits"
Season 2 "The Race" • "Sanctuary" • "Halloween" • "The Incident" • "Saving Souls" • "Where the Heart Is" • "Giving Thanks" • "Best Friends" • "Sully's Choice" • "Mike's Dream: A Christmas Tale" • "Crossing the Line" • "The Offering" • "The Circus" • "Another Woman" • "Orphan Train" • "Buffalo Soldiers" • "Luck of the Draw" • "Life and Death" • "The First Circle" • "Just One Lullaby" • "The Abduction" • "The Campaign" • "The Man in the Moon" • "Return Engagement"
Season 3 "The Train" • "Fathers and Sons" • "Cattle Drive" • "The Library" • "Halloween II" • "The Washington Affair" • "Money Trouble" • "Thanksgiving" • "Ladies Night" • "The First Christmas" • "Indian Agent" • "The End of the World" • "Pike's Peace" • "Cooper vs. Quinn" • "What Is Love?" • "Things My Father Never Taught Me" • "Baby Outlaws" • "Bone of Contention" • "The Permanence of Change" • "Washita" • "Sully's Recovery" • "Ready or Not" • "For Better or Worse"
Season 4 "A New Life" • "Traveling All-Stars" • "Mothers and Daughters" • "Brother's Keeper" • "Halloween III" • "Dorothy's Book" • "Promises, Promises" • "Expedition" • "One Touch of Nature" • "Hell on Wheels" • "Fifi's First Christmas" • "Change of Heart" • "Tin Star" • "If You Love Someone" • "The Iceman Cometh" • "Dead or Alive" • "Deal with the Devil" • "Eye for an Eye" • "Hearts and Minds" • "Reunion" • "Woman of the Year" • "Last Chance" • "Fear Itself" • "One Nation" • "When a Child Is Born"
Season 5 "Runaway Train" • "Having It All" • "Malpractice" • "All That Glitters..." • "Los Americanos" • "Last Dance" • "Right or Wrong" • "Remember Me" • "Legend" • "The Tempest" • "Separate but Equal" • "A Place to Die" • "Season of Miracles" • "The Dam" • "Farewell Appearance" • "The Most Fatal Disease" • "Colleen's Paper" • "A House Divided" • "Hostage" • "The Body Electric" • "Before the Dawn" • "Starting Over" • "His Father's Son" • "Moment of Truth"
Season 6 "Reason to Believe" • "All That Matters" • "A Matter of Conscience" • "The Comfort of Friends" • "Wave Goodbye" • "A Place Called Home" • "Lead Me Not" • "A Time to Heal" • "Civil Wars" • "Safe Passage" • "Homecoming" • "Point Blank" • "Seeds of Doubt" • "Seven Kinds of Lonely" • "Life in the Balance" • "Happily Ever After" • "Birdman" • "Vengeance" • "To Have and to Hold" • "The Fight" • "A New Beginning "
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