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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.





 

Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Asbestolith Manufacturing Company August Frederic Mack B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Captain A. P. Lundin CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Parsons Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis Daniel Coy Chase De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields G. A. Tomlinson George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Platt John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Mercadante Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Low Transportation Line Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Snake & Triest Company The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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