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Letter from Mirza Aqa Khan I'tamad al-Dawlah Nuri

Date Rajab 1271 / 20.3.1855 - 18.4.1855
Content Mirza Aqa Khan wants to assert his position and mentions his merits. He also rejects accusations of financial malversation. The letter contains a list of taxes and public expenditures. The Harat incident is also mentioned. [document undated]
Type 'arizah
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script shikastah-nasta'liq
Archive Mahdavi, Asghar (private collection)
Publication Qa'im-Maqami, Jahangir. "Namah'i az Mirza Aqa Khan I'timad al-Dawlah Nuri." Rahnamah-yi kitab 6 (1342/1963): 465-70. 465-70
Keywords finances | Harat incident | Qajars
Individuals I'timad al-Dawlah, Mirza Aqa Khan Nuri | Nasir al-Din Shah
Places Harat
Notes Date can be derived from references made in the letter. For detailed information see the appendant article in Rahnamah-yi kitab 6. Also published in Qa'im-Maqami, Jahangir. "Payan-kar-i Mirza Aqa Khan Nuri I'timad al-Dawlah." Barrasi-ha-yi tarikhi 3, 3-4 (1347/1968): 97-144.
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