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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 ahncke Dry Dock And Shipbuilding Corporation Alexander Ephraim Brownn Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack Austin Baldwin & Company, Inc. BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Captain A. P. Lundin Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company CHARLES A. ANDERSON & COMPANY Charles A. Schieren Company Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. Frank Sarkis Shields Frank Waterhouse & Company G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co Guy Menefee Standifer Harry Coulby Henrey A. Kessel Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark Jmes R. Raymond And The Raymond Releashing Device John Grant Currie John Platt John W. Hamilton Joseph Mercadante JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Locomotive Superheather Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Stephen Baker T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation 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 TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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