The Lost genuis of Ed Leedskalnin

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Born in a small village outside Riga Latvia on August 10th 1887. As legend has it Ed was engaged to be married to Agnes Scoff his sweet sixteen. Agnes called off the wedding the day before and soon after Ed left Latvia for the new world. Little is known of Ed’s life in Latvia, we know that his grandfather taught him to be a stone mason. He however winds up in a lumber mill in Canada.  It’s here where Ed contracted Tuberculous. As his condition worsened he headed for better climates.  We know in 1919 he makes it Florida. He meets a real-estate  agent named Moser. Moser and his wife take Ed in and nursed him back to health.  Ed claimed he was looking for just the right land. And he would know it when he found it. Moser took Ed around and showed him all the best available farm…

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