Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Anji Baygum's petition, 1911

Anji Baygum's petition, 1911

Anji Baygum complains to Majlis about the new governor of Garus, ʻAliriza Khan, who has beaten her son-in-law (who is a descendant of the Prophet) and injured her as well. Anji Baygum sends her scarf and part of her hair that was pulled out by the governor of Garus to the Majlis as evidence and to object to his selection as governor.

Item Details

  • Date May or June 1911
  • Collections Zanyar Nuri
  • Repository Zanyar Nuri Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 29 June 2015
  • Last Edited 25 September 2015
  • Record no. 13118B49
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