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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 ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY 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. F. HARMS & COMPANY Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Frank Sarkis Shields George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Harry Coulby HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Stanley Ashley Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Patterson-Sargent Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock 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 Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen WALLACE DOWNEY WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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