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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 ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christen Christensen, JR COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Crawford Hatcher Ellis Davison Chemical Company. EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis Guy Menefee Standifer Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark James P. Mcallister John W. Hamilton Joseph Corcos Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Paul Wenger Company. Philip Dillon Sloan Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert J. Tod RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Snake & Triest Company THE UNION SULEHUR COMPANY OF NEW JERSEY The W. And A. Fletcher Company TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Drew Dittmar William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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