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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 ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY B. Mclain Transportation Line Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Randolph Stewar COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION Count Francois Marion Rafailovich EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION France.Canada Steamship Corporation G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George Stefanos Varounis Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings Harry Coulby Henrey A. Kessel Ira S. Bushey J.M. Willis James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie John W. Hamilton JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Kelly Reamer Company. THE MICHENER STOWAGE 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 W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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