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Doc. 11.-rebel Privateers. Letter of New-York Merchants. Hon. Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D. C.: sir: The continued depredations of the rebel cruisers on the mercantile marine of the country have not only destroyed a large amount of the active capital of the merchants, but seriously threaten the very existence of that valuable part of our commerce. Apart from the loss of so much individual wealth and the destruction of so valuable a source of material power
chant Ship-Owner. Spofford, Tileston & Co., Merchant Ship-Owners. Babcock Bros. & Co., Bankers. J. P. Morgan & Co., Bankers. E. D. Morgan, United States Senator. New-York, October 28, 1863.
Secretary Welles's reply.
Navy Department, Washington, November 14, 1863.
gentlemen: The Department duly received your communication of the twenty-eighth ultimo, in reference to the depredations committed upon American commerce by the Alabama and other rebel cruisers.
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