Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Documents of endowments and charity donations by Zahra Sultan Nizam Mafi (‘Izzat al-Saltanah)

Documents of endowments and charity donations by Zahra Sultan Nizam Mafi (‘Izzat al-Saltanah)

Includes letters and documents regarding: the endowment of property to build a school; the purchase of construction material for the boys’ school in Mihrabad; the endowment of a school in Mihrabad; building a primary school in Miyanduʼab; a list of donors to a charity organization in Miyanduʼab; a donation to a charitable organization in Miyanduʼab; the extension of the Nizam Mafi High School; the repair of a primary school; the endowment of property for a health center; the endowment of property for a physical exercise center for the disabled; the endowment of property to build a rehabilitation center for the deaf and hard of hearing; the endowment of property to build a sports stadium for women and the disabled; the endowment of the Amir al-Mu’minin mosque; endowments in Mihrabad: Amir al-Mu’minin mosque, a school, a rehabilitation center, a health center, and a stadium; the endowment of property to build a vocational school for girls; the repair of an educational center; a list of charitable donations and endowments; a list of children who were supported by and raised at Zahra Nizam Mafi’s house; and letters from the children of Zahra Nizam Mafi Farmanfarma’iyan regarding the ban on transactions of her property.