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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 ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. American Coal Exporting Company Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS August Frederic Mack BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company C. D. Dyler Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION Frank Sarkis Shields G. A. Tomlinson George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Harry Coulby HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Ira S. Bushey Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Platt Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation 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 Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn

 
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