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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 Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Christen Christensen, JR Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Cox & Stevens. Daniel Coy Chase Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Frank Sarkis Shields G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harvey Danforth Goulder HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark John Platt John W. Hamilton Joseph Mercadante Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry Locomotive Superheather Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Paul Wenger Company. RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Roy Mitchell Wolvin Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. The Valley Steamship Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Theodore E.Ferris W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar William Livingstone William Van Doorn

 
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