Did you know that ordinance to authorize the enforcement of certain quarantine regulations were passed in St. Lucia on August 31, 1839?
Did you know on October 06, 1840 quarantine regulations for St. Lucia was structured by Sir William Pym?
Did you know on February 06, 1830, An Order of Government appointed a Medical Board to examine the qualifications of persons applying for medical commissions?
Source: St. Lucia: Historical, Statistical, and Descriptive by Henry Hegart Breen – 1844
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