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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. 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 H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Captain A. P. Lundin CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles Crittenden Galbraith Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION Coston Supply Company Cox & Stevens. Crawford Hatcher Ellis De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company Edward Walker Nichols Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson George F.Pawling & Co George Stout Shimer Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey J.M. Willis James E. Ward & Company John Grant Currie John Platt John Stanley Ashley Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Karl Krogstad L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Robert H. Laverie Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Stephen Baker T. S. Southgate & Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Patterson-Sargent Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY Theodore E.Ferris Vidkunn Johnsen Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company WATERBURY COMPANY William Drew Dittmar WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn

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