Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Rouhi (Sarlati)

This collection is part of a larger collection of documents and books gifted by Homa Rouhi (Sarlati) to Widener Library at Harvard University as “Bayani material.” The selection here includes: writings and poetry by Tahirah Qurrat al-‘Ayn; correspondence between Subh-i Azal and Safvat al-Hajiyah, Maymanat Khanum, Edward Browne, and several other people; a genealogy of Subh-i Azal’s family; and a copy of Tanbih al-Na’imin, written by ‘Aziyah Khanum (d. June 1, 1904), sister of Baha’ Allah.

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Collection Details

  • Dates From mid-19th to mid-20th century
  • Date Acquired 2010-11-24
  • Last Edited 23 May 2013
  • Record Number 1030