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The North controlled most of the railroads during the Civil War.

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Who controlled most of the nation's wealth during the Civil War?

The Union. The Union had all the railroads, factories, a government all ready in power, more people, and troops in place.

Did blacks work on southern railroads during the civil war?

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The North - a big tactical advantage when it came to troop movement.

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