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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.


ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes 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 BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED Coston Supply Company Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Crawford Hatcher Ellis Davison Chemical Company. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Edward J. Barber Einar Storm Trosdal FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George F.Pawling & Co George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings Hakon W. Ramberg Harvey Danforth Goulder HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company James P. Mcallister Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Platt John W. Hamilton Joseph Corcos L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Paul Wenger Company. RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie Roy Mitchell Wolvin Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Snake & Triest Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. The W. And A. Fletcher Company TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation Vidkunn Johnsen W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY William Cecil Lacombe WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn YULE & MUNRO

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