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Petition from the Persian Reformers

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Petition from the Persian Reformers
Date of this edition 1867
Permission public domain
Scanned 1997 by Robert Stauffer
Posted 1997 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Legal/gov't. Documents
Abstract A petition sent by Bahá'ís in Baghdad and Shushtar, Iran, in 1867 to the US Consulate general, seeking assistance in getting Bahá'u'lláh released from imposed exile.
Notes Two editions of this petition are online. The following are the original documents; see also a new translation and introduction published in World Order.

See also discussion of this petition in Fifty Three Years In Syria, by H. Jessup.

Tags Bahaullah, Life of (documents); Persecution; Persecution, Iran; Persecution, Other; Petitions; United States government
Locations United States (documents); Iran (documents)
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