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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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Arthur C. Stratford ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Bouker Contracting Company C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christen Christensen, JR COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward Walker Nichols Ernest C. Klipstein France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark James P. Mcallister Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Simon Lake T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Snake & Triest Company The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn

 
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