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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 Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack B. Mclain Transportation Line Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co Camden Forge Company Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Ernest C. Klipstein France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson George Stefanos Varounis Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Isaac L. Rice Jacbro Products Corporation James Henrey Clark James P. Mcallister Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie John Platt John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan Robert H. Laverie Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Snake & Triest Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William G. Mather William Livingstone William Van Doorn

 
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