Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Documents related to Haji Nasr Allah and Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi's sisters, 1884 to 1886

Documents related to Haji Nasr Allah and Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi's sisters, 1884 to 1886

The documents are the following: 1- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay one tuman to the holder of the promissory note and add it to the account of Aqa’s sister (August 24, 1884); 2- payment by Nasr Allah the baker to Aqa’s sister’s account (September 10, 1884); 3- Haji Nasr Allah pays 20 tumans to the addressee in exchange for some grains belonging to the sister of Aqa Shaykh Muhammad (August or September, 1884); 4- another payment by Haji Nasr Allah [probably August or September, 1884]; 5- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay 4 tumans for Rawzah ceremony to Mirza Lutf Allah and in the account of the household of Aqa’s sister (November 17, 1884); 6 and 7- Haji Nasr Allah’s invoices for the products from Jalal Abad and Muhammad Abad, the share of Bibi Nusrat Sultan (1884 or 1885); 8- Haji Nasr Allah owes one hundred tumans to Nusrat al-Sultan, the daughter of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah, which he is going to pay in the form of wheat within six months (March 10, 1885); 9- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay 10 tumans to Aqa Shaykh Muhammad Husayn on behalf of the younger sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (August 9, 1885); 10- Haji Nasr Allah has assigned some money for the travel expenses of the sister of [illegible] (12 August, 1885); 11- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay five tumans to the younger sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (November 24, 1885); 12- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay three tumans to the sister of [illegible] (January 7, 1886); 13- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay two tumans to the holder of the promissory note and add it to the account of the younger sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (March 5, 1886); 14- a note addressed to the mother of Abu al-Qasim [undated]; 15- a receipt of one tuman on recommendation of Haji Nasr Allah noting that it will be repaid in wheat in four months (April 4, 1886); 16- Asking Haji Nasr Allah to pay six tumans to the older sister of Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi for taxes and issuing the promissory note (April 10, 1886); 17- a page of account keeping.

Item Details

  • Date 1883 or 1884 - 1885 or 1886
  • Collections Banu Badr al-Shari‘ah ‘Alavi (Imami)
  • Repository Banu Badr al-Shari‘ah ‘Alavi (Imami) Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 28 January 2016
  • Last Edited 11 March 2016
  • Record no. 14130A18
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