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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.





 

ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Bouker Contracting Company C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Edward J. Barber Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings Hakon W. Ramberg HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie John Platt John Stanley Ashley Joseph Corcos JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry Locomotive Superheather Company Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Vidkunn Johnsen Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WATERBURY COMPANY William Drew Dittmar William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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