Fort Ross — the Russians are coming!

Running Time: 32:40

Did you know that the Russians have a connection to Sutter’s Fort? From the glass in the Windows to the cannon in the yard, it all came from Russian owned Fort Ross, in Sonoma County California. On December 12, 1841 John Sutter agreed to pay the Russians $30,000 for all the belongings of Fort Ross to build his Sutter’s Fort in Sacramento. But the Russians never received the money. Do you know what happened to it?