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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 BERTH AW IN SHIPBUILDING A. O. Andersen & Company Inc Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Asbestolith Manufacturing Company Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Brenack Stevedoring Company C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. Donald, Stewart & Company Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal France And Canada Steamship Corporation. Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Harvey Danforth Goulder Horace Simpson Wilkinson J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company John Platt John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Rinelli & Guardino Robert J. Tod RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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