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How much did america buy alaska for?


Alaska was purchased on March 30, 1867 by the United States from the Russian Empire for $7.2 million. Though called Seward's Folly for William Seward, the Secretary of State who made the purchase, in time Alaska would become a rich and vibrant addition to American culture.

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