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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, 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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS 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 Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Charles Crittenden Galbraith Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Daniel Coy Chase Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stout Shimer Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey 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 Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co 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. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris Vidkunn Johnsen Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. Ward Lumber Company WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS YULE & MUNRO

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