Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Correspondence about Humay Sultan's request to open a girls school, 1907

Correspondence about Humay Sultan's request to open a girls school, 1907

Includes a letter from the Majlis to the Ministry of Education regarding the request by Humay Sultan, daughter of Mirza Yusuf Khan Mustashar al-Dawlah, to open a girls school in Tabriz; a letter from the Ministry of Education to the Education Association of Tabriz (Salar Mu’ayyad) asking them to review the case; a letter of notification to the Majlis; and Humay Sultan’s succeeding letter, in which she repeats her request since, according to Sayyid Hasan Khan, the founder of ‘Idalat newspaper and member of the Education Association of Tabriz, no such instruction was received from the Ministry of Education.

Item Details

  • Date 21 March 1325 - 5 May 1325
  • Collections National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Repository National Library and Archives of Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Restrictions Users must refer to the National Library and Archives of Islamic Republic of Iran as the original owner of items in this collection.
  • Accessed 8 August 2020
  • Last Edited 2 October 2020
  • Record no. 902A37
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