Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Sakinah's petition to the Prime Minister

Sakinah's petition to the Prime Minister

Petition of Sakinah, the mother of Husayn ‘Ali, the publisher of the Badr newspaper, to the Prime Minister. She complains about her son’s arrest and describes the hardship the family has suffered in the forty days since his arrest, namely her fall that injured her leg on her way to submit one of her petitions, and the miscarriage her daughter has suffered. She asks for an investigation and demands that if her son is found guilty, the family be offered some kind of assistance.

Item Details

  • Date 24 December 1923
  • Collections Institute for Iranian Contemporary Historical Studies
  • Repository Institute for Iranian Contemporary Historical Studies (ن0-0-9567-0 ,ن0-0-9567-1)
  • Restrictions The use of collection materials for publication purposes must cite the Institute for Iranian Contemporary Historical Studies as the current repository. Use of material for commercial purposes is contingent upon acquiring the Repository's permission.
  • Accessed 10 October 2013
  • Last Edited 7 November 2013
  • Record no. 1261A31
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