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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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Einar Storm Trosdal FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation G. A. Tomlinson George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harvey Danforth Goulder Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark James P. Mcallister John Stanley Ashley Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad Locomotive Superheather Company Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Robert H. Laverie RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Snake & Triest Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar YULE & MUNRO

 
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