Fordham University Press
The cost of war:
Paying for the armyBy the end of the Civil War, the Federal government had spent an estimated 3 billion dollars on the war effort, and the states themselves had grounds to claim an estimated 468 million dollars from the government. Sacred Debts: State Civi....
Jewett, Clayton E.
"Sacred Debts: State Civil War Claims and American Federalism, 1861-1880,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 6
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol6/iss2/19