Portrait of North and South

North:
Population: 22 million (4 million men of combat
age) (2 million men actually joined army and
navy)
 -100,000 factories with 1 million workers
 - 20,000 miles of rr (=70% of total)
 - vast majority of coal mines and canals
 -$189 million in bank deposits (=81% of total)
 -$56 million in gold

South:
 - Population: 9 million (5.5 m whites, 3.5 m
slaves)
  - 1,140,000 men of combat age ---850,000
actually fought for the Confederacy
 20,000 factories with 100,000 workers
 - 9,000 miles of rr
 - $47 million in bank deposits
 - $37 million in gold