Institute for Iranian Contemporary Historical Studies
A collection of photographs, letters, petitions, settlements, and other legal and financial documents.
For a larger selection of materials available to researchers, visit: http://www.iichs.org.
- Dates Mid/late 19th to mid 20th century
- Date Acquired 2012
- Last Edited 9 September 2020
- Record Number 1261
- Genres legal & financial correspondence sales & settlements powers of attorney petitions writings photographs objects
- Subjects fuel Hajj illness letter writing money travel bread and bakeries food fruit lamps baths and bath accessories dowry gardens household furnishings inheritance property and property management qanats power of attorney rent stores bazaars Constitutional Revolution Majlis petitions remuneration consulates and embassies sit-in arrest siblings decrees mediation seals agriculture peasants telegraph bedding carpets copper debts and loans gold jewels and jewelry mirrors receipts servants tablecloths gifts poetry quarreling tutors drugs French language mahr medicine bags (containers) clothing costumes group portraits hair ornaments and styles veils flowers portraits passports death funerals and burials taxes architecture children shoes hats mourning animals books andaruni husband and wife weapons harems photographs weddings dance music rites and ceremonies prostitution drawings and paintings mosques Ministry of Finance charity weather miscarriages and abortion press accidents crime protests hospitals cosmetics airplanes entertainers horses and horse riding infants birds fabrics grains Armenians military uniforms hookahs postcards kitchenware motherhood rawzah plays and theater games tableware education schools students teachers tea tobacco tribes automobiles carriages water and irrigation bicycles toys dolls orphans Zoroastrians Kurds hygiene Qur’an marriage politics and government pillage financial matters pilgrimages and shrines tombs and cemeteries Ministry of War imprisonment housing slaves