Dr. ISO's Pandemic History, Info & Tips: Compensation Bundled with Quarantine

Culture Crossroads

5m 00s
Broadcast on March 30, 2022 Available until March 30, 2025

Strict voluntary quarantine of smallpox sufferers was required in Iwakuni domain in the Edo period to protect the lord. Compliance was encouraged by a generous compensation policy that provided rice.

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