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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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Coston Supply Company Cox & Stevens. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION France.Canada Steamship Corporation G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel Ira S. Bushey Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Platt John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry New York Oversea,Inc. Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Stephen Baker T. S. Southgate & 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 Kelly Reamer Company. The Patterson-Sargent Company The Snake & Triest Company The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster William G. Mather Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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