The world of the south.
By Nathan Bastian
Economy of the South.
Some picture of transportation, Economy, Geography and Society of the South.
Here are two other parts of the South bolow.
Transportation and society of the south.
The Transportation of the South has cotton was the most important Southern product shipped by water. On plantation docks, slaves loaded cotton bales directly onto steam- powered riverboats.
The society of the South. Many Southern in 1860 still measure wealth in terms of land and slaves. Most white families owned some land, but only about one in four owned even one slave. The great majority of African Americans in the South were slaves. Some worked as cooks, carpenters, blacksmith, housed servants, or nursemaids.