North vs. South
They had started the industrial revolution
The south had many slaves and the blacks that were free had to pay extra taxes
They started to use the cotton gin to pick the seeds out of the cotton.
Also they had a lot of land for workers.
The way of life was that you would farm.
They had many mills and factories.
More then one million people lived in New York.
Northerners moved to cities
In the north they were neither wealth or powerful