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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.





 

ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis Daniel Coy Chase De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company Edward J. Barber France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert John Grant Currie John Platt JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Philip Dillon Sloan Rinelli & Guardino Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co 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 THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY William Drew Dittmar William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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