nov 29, 1862 - -Higher population, which meant more human resources
-Industrial development- the Union produced the majority of the nation’s firearms and railroad equipment
-Transportation- The Union had more trains, horses, ships, etc. that gave that a huge edge over the Confederacy.
-These advantages began to kick in after the Battle of Fredericksburg and around the Battle of Vicksburg.
-The Battle of Vicksburg was a huge win for the North, and the Battle of Gettysburg soon after was another huge victory for the