The US Expansion & the Alaska Purchase, 1867 wall map focuses on the Russian government’s offer to sell Alaska to the US in 1866. Russia and Secretary of State Seward worked out a treaty, under which the US would purchase Alaska for $7.2 million in gold; this deal became known as ‘Seward’s Folly’, until the gold strike of 1896.
All maps in this series meet US history curriculum requirements and are markable with a dry erase or water-soluble marker. Durably laminated maps measure 46″ x 32″ or 36″ x 48″.This product is ideal for public, private, parochial, and home schools.
Map is available with the following options:
Save money and space by mounting History Wall Maps together, as a set, on one spring roller-mounted wall map operation.
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