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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. O. Andersen & Company Inc Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp C. F. HARMS & COMPANY CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christen Christensen, JR Christoffer Hanneving COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields G. A. Tomlinson George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stefanos Varounis Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Isaac L. Rice Jacbro Products Corporation James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company James P. Mcallister John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante L. A. Dalrymple Percival. Mcgiffin & Company Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Rinelli & Guardino Roy Mitchell Wolvin Simon Lake Summer Lumber Company T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Patterson-Sargent Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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