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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 BERTH AW IN SHIPBUILDING ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Arthur C. Stratford Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. B. Mclain Transportation Line Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christoffer Hanneving COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Daniel Coy Chase De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Einar Storm Trosdal France And Canada Steamship Corporation. G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company John Grant Currie John Platt John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Snake & Triest Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. THE UNION SULEHUR COMPANY OF NEW JERSEY The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William G. Mather Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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