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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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY BOWRING & COMPANY Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler Camden Forge Company Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Randolph Stewar Christoffer Hanneving Coston Supply Company Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company Edward J. Barber Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation 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. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Harry Coulby Henrey A. Kessel J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James Henrey Clark John Grant Currie John Platt John Stanley Ashley Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie Roy Mitchell Wolvin Summer Lumber Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company 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 THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris Vidkunn Johnsen WALLACE DOWNEY Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William G. Mather YULE & MUNRO

 
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