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Letter #4514

Katarina, Abbess of the Benedictine monastery in Kulm to Ioannes DANTISCUS
Kulm (Chełmno), 1537-11-20

English register: Citing an excise tax exemption for the convent estate obtained from the King through the Prussian Council, Abbess Katarina and the Benedictine congregation in Kulm (who enclose a copy of the document) claim that the excise tax set for the next St. Andrew’s Day [30 November] does not apply to them. They ask Bishop Dantiscus for help if collection of the tax is attempted.
            received 1537-11-24

Manuscript sources:
1fair copy in German, AAWO, AB, D. 5, f. 58 + [1] missed in numbering after 58

Prints:
1UBC No. 932, p. 785 (in extenso; German register)
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