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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 American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. B. Mclain Transportation Line Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler Camden Forge Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Cox & Stevens. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Edward Walker Nichols France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company James P. Mcallister John Platt John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Mercadante Leonard Chandler Harry Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line New York Oversea,Inc. Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED 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 MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Patterson-Sargent Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Snake & Triest Company The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Water L. Webster WILL ARD U. TAYLOR WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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