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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.

 

Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Camden Forge Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christen Christensen, JR Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Crawford Hatcher Ellis Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Harvey Danforth Goulder Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Ocean Transportation Corporation Paul Wenger Company. Philip Dillon Sloan Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. The Valley Steamship Company TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster William Drew Dittmar William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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