Leonard Nelson is from Manton or Lake City, Michigan (Near Cadillac). I believe his birth year is 1946. I have also been told that he is not related to Jim Nelson. He signs his work with Sven Leonard Nelson.
Photo courtesy Mike Hale –
Leonard Sven Nelson
11755 E. 20 Rd
Manton, MI 49663
Info provided by Sven Nelson 3/7/06
Photos Courtesy of Mike Hale (eBay ID fishcarver)