Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Shaykh Muhammad Hasan's petition, 1915

Shaykh Muhammad Hasan's petition, 1915

Petition by Shaykh Muhammad Hasan, the representative from Garus, to the Majlis regarding the plunders and crimes committed by Salar al-Dawlah and others during the Majlis closure. The writer describes how Mirza, son of Bahram Khalifah from Gulbagh, attacked the village of Chishmah Kazim and put his father’s building on fire, where people, including women, had taken shelter, and raped the women. While Mirza was arrested and taken to a Kurdistan court by Sardar Muhay, he was not punished and continues his crimes.

Item Details

  • Date 13 February 1915
  • Collections Zanyar Nuri
  • Repository Zanyar Nuri Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 7 November 2022
  • Last Edited 4 February 2023
  • Record no. 13118F17
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