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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 ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. B. Mclain Transportation Line Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION Crawford Hatcher Ellis Daniel Coy Chase Davison Chemical Company. EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION G. S. Green Company, Inc George Stefanos Varounis George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Ira S. Bushey J.M. Willis James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Platt John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad Leonard Chandler Harry Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS 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 UNION SULEHUR COMPANY OF NEW JERSEY The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen WALLACE DOWNEY Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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