Alaska, northwest of Canada, is the largest and most sparsely populated U.S. state. It’s known for its diverse terrain of open spaces, mountains, and forests, with abundant wildlife and many small towns. The Symbolic Nickname of Alaska Is “The Last Frontier” or “Land of the Midnight Sun” or “Seward’s Icebox”. Alaska has many Official State symbols Like Flower, Bird, And Others. Those State Symbols are Approved by the Legislature of Alaska. There are many Things To Do In Alaska like Climb Mount McKinley, Camp at Backside Glacier Lake in Denali National Park, Chug beer at the Haines Brewing Company. The United States purchased Alaska from the Russian Empire on March 30, 1867, for 7.2 million U.S. dollars at approximately two cents per acre ($4.74/km2).