Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Letter from Hamid al-Sultan, 1915

Letter from Hamid al-Sultan, 1915

Letter, probably from Hamid al-Sultan, about: his arrival at Khuy and preoccupation with work; Safiyah’s illness and the recommendation to call an experienced doctor; sending money and ensuring that the household has enough money; Khanum’s departure for Mashhad; the sewing machine and taking money from a woman; his concern about the epidemic; Aqa Sayyid Husayn’s illness; sending greetings to Akhund; a request for regular letters and to inform the writer about the well-being of the family; and asking about the addressee’s sister and whether she has found a companion or not.

Item Details

  • Date 4 October 1915
  • Dimensions 20 x 26 cm
  • Collections Amir Hossein Nikpour
  • Repository Amir Hossein Nikpour Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 24 October 2017
  • Last Edited 22 January 2018
  • Record no. 14142A305
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