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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 A. O. Andersen & Company Inc Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. American Coal Exporting Company Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. Brenack Stevedoring Company C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Cox & Stevens. Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward Walker Nichols Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Harry Coulby Horace Simpson Wilkinson Jacob Charles Reichert James Henrey Clark James P. Mcallister John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Philip Dillon Sloan Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED T. S. Southgate & Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Patterson-Sargent Company The Snake & Triest Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS

 
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