Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Petition by Nasir al-Din Shah's wives, 1912 to 1917

Petition by Nasir al-Din Shah's wives, 1912 to 1917

Correspondence including petitions from ‘Aziz al-Saltanah [probably Nasir al-Din Shah’s sister] and Mahbub al-Saltanah, Fatimah Sultan Khanum, and Farangis Khanum, Nasir al-Din Shah’s wives, regarding their delinquent salaries, which were supposed to be issued in Gilan; they complain about Mukarram al-Dawlah’s negligence. There are also letters from Mukarram al-Dawlah, the Ministries of Finance and Interior, and the Treasury Department.