Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Letter to ‘Abd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma

Letter to ‘Abd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma

After different tests and seeing several doctors, it has been determined that Nasr al-Dawlah’s illness is mental. The doctors’ diagnosis are to keep him in psychiatric care for a period of time; if Nasr al-Dawlah is not hospitalized, he may attempt to commit suicide or murder others. Two conditions are required in French law to accept someone into psychiatric care: one is a doctor’s diagnosis and the other is permission from a family member of the patient and a description of the difficulties.

Item Details

  • Date late 19th/early 20th century
  • Dimensions 20 x 26 cm
  • Collections Majlis Document Center -- Farmanfarma documents
  • Repository Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center
  • Restrictions Use of collection materials for publication purposes must cite Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center (Tehran, Iran) as current repository.
  • Accessed 29 November 2022
  • Last Edited 4 February 2023
  • Record no. 1018C288
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