Who in the us bought Alaska?
William H. Seward, US Secretary of State.
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Eduard de Stoeckl represented Russia and William Seward negotiated for the US. The purchase was made in 1867 from Russia for $7.2 million dollars.
Alaska was bought from the Russians on January 3, 1959. kids shows aren't just stupid and entertaining .
the final approval for the purchase of Alaska by the US House of Representatives occured in July 1868. The official transfer date of October 18, 1867 is celebrated in Alaska a…nd has evolved into Seward's Day (the last Monday in March)
The Former Soviet Union (Russia)
Andrew Johnson purchased Alaska,
Russia claimed Alaska before the United States bought it. Russia.
William H. Seward, US Secretary of State, negotiated the purchase of Alaska from the Russians for 7.2 million USD in 1867.
There were a very large group of sceptics that believed that the purchase of Alaska was a blunder. They called it Sewards Folly and Johnson's Icebox.
The US gained 20 percent in expansion in buying Alaska from Russia in 1867.
Alexander II was the premir of russia,the date that Alaska was bought was March 30 1867 by the us.
Alaska was bought by the USA from Russia in the early 1800's for $72 million.
Tsar Alexander II possiby
2 cents per acre