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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.


A BERTH AW IN SHIPBUILDING A. O. Andersen & Company Inc ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp Bouker Contracting Company BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Daniel Coy Chase De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE 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 W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harvey Danforth Goulder HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice Jacbro Products Corporation James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Roy Mitchell Wolvin RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Stephen Baker Summer Lumber Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Snake & Triest Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Water L. Webster WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

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