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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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes 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 Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Cox & Stevens. Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION G. S. Green Company, Inc George F.Pawling & Co George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie John Platt John Stanley Ashley Joseph Arthur Sloan JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Snake & Triest Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Theodore E.Ferris Vidkunn Johnsen Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. Water L. Webster William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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