Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Qamar Taj Dawlatabadi

A collection of documents and photographs belonging to Qamar Taj Dawlabadi (1910-1993), daughter of Marziah Khanum Munis Aqa and Mirza Hadi Dawlatabadi, including fragments of writings by Mirza Aqa Khan Kirmani, Shaykh Ruhi, Tahirah Qurrat al-‘Ayn, Subh-i Azal, correspondence between Qamar Taj and ‘Aliyah Khanum (a granddaughter of Subh-i Azal), correspondence between Qamar Taj and Jalal Azal (a grandson of Subh-i Azal), a fragment of a biography of Subh-i Azal, her travel narrative to Cyprus, and several photographs.

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Collection Details

  • Acquistion Notes

    The material was made available for inclusion in WWQI by Qamar Taj Dawlatabadi’s daughter, Mahdokht Sanati.

  • Dates From mid-19th to late-20th century
  • Date Acquired 2011-03-04
  • Last Edited 29 March 2014
  • Record Number 1141
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