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Joseph Arthur Sloan

THE name of Sloan has been very prominently identified with the history of shipbuilding in the United States for many ears, first on the Great Lakes, and more recently the Pacific Coast. Joseph Arthur Sloan, of catcle and inacortes, Wash., is one of the best- Known shipbuilding men in the country. He was ::rn in Cleveland, Ohio, January 20, 1862, the n of Edward Henry and Mary (Dillon) Sloan.

Ward Lumber Company

Handling and distribution of the varieties of lumber for ship use one of the most im- p rtant enterprises is that of the Adsit-Ward Lumber Company, whose yards, buildings, and siieds occupy a three-acre tract on Pacific Avenue. the Morris Canal and Van Horn Street in Jersey City, N. J. The business is a partnership, of which Charles E Adsit and A.

HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS

HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS, president of The Baltimore Dry Docks and Ship Building Company, was born in Greenville, Alabama, December 6, 1871, the son of Holden and Martha Anderson (Van Allen) Evans. In both paternal and maternal lines he is descended from old Colonial families prominent in the Southern Colonies and States.

Charles A. Parsons

THE following is a sketch of the career of the Hon. Sir Charles A. Parsons, K.C.B.,F.R.S., D.Sc., etc., the brilliant inventor and engineer, and chairman of the Parsons Ma- r -r Steam Turbine Company, Limited, Turbinia . works. Wallsend-on-Tyne, and C. A. Parsons and Company, Limited, Heaton Works,

Edward J. Barber

I X these days, when the question of the re-habilitation and enlargement of our American Merchant Marine looms so prominently in the horizon, it is well to reflect how much we owe to the men and firms that have steadily kept the American flag floating in all parts of the world. Of these no name is

Karl Krogstad

KARL KROGSTAD THE large participation of experienced Norwegian men and firms in the expansion of America's foreign commerce is ably represented by the house of S. O. Stray & Co., of Christiansands, Norway, the largest sailing shipowners in Scandinavia and long leaders in the shipping interests in Norway.





 

A. O. Andersen & Company Inc Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company C. D. Dyler Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION Frank Sarkis Shields George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Platt John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Rinelli & Guardino Robert J. Tod Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY William Drew Dittmar YULE & MUNRO

 
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